Armentrout History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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The distinguished surname Armentrout is of very ancient German origin. It is derived from a Germanic personal name made up of the elements "heri," meaning "army," and "man," meaning "man."
Early Origins of the Armentrout family
The surname Armentrout was first found in Prussia, where the name emerged in medieval times as one of the notable families of the region. From the 13th century the surname was identified with the great social and economic evolution which made this territory a landmark contributor to the development of the nation.
Early History of the Armentrout family
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Armentrout Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Herman, Hermann, Herrman, Herrmann, Hörman, Hörmann, Hierman, Harmen, Harmand, Harman, Armand, Armant, Hermand, Arman, Erman, Ermann, Hearman, Hearmann, Harm, Harmsen, Harmson and many more.
Early Notables of the Armentrout family (pre 1700)
Prominent bearers of the family name Armentrout during this time period were Jobst Herman of Lippe-Biesterfeld (1625-1678), Count of Lippe, Sternberg and Schwalenberg; Augustine Herman, First Lord of Bohemia Manor (c.1621-1686), a Bohemian explorer, merchant, and cartographer; Johann Oswald Harms (1643-1708), a...
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Armentrout migration to the United States +
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Armentrout Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
- Elizabeth Armentrout, who immigrated to the United States 1910
- James Armentrout, aged 25, who landed in America in 1910
- Jane G. Armentrout, aged 25, who immigrated to America in 1910
- Marguerite Armentrout, aged 34, who immigrated to Washington D.C. in 1924
Contemporary Notables of the name Armentrout (post 1700) +
- Robert W. Armentrout, American politician, Mayor of Hyattsville, Maryland, 1999- 
- Charles L. Armentrout, American politician, Mayor of Hyattsville, Maryland, 1967-75 
- Jennifer Armentrout (b. 1980), American writer of young adult novels
- Peter B. Armentrout (b. 1953), American reseacher in thermochemistry, kinetics, Chemistry Professor at the University of Utah, recipient of the Biemann Medal (2001)
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Suggested Readings for the name Armentrout +
- 2880 "Armentrout Family History 1739-1978" by Russell S. Armentrout.
- ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, January 18) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html