Anglo-Saxon name. The name was originally given to a squire. The surname Arminger is derived from the Latin word armiger, which means armor-bearer or squire.
Early Origins of the Arminger family
Oxfordshire, where they held a family seat from ancient times.
Early History of the Arminger family
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Arminger Spelling Variations
One relatively recent invention that did much to standardize English spelling was the printing press. However, before its invention even the most literate people recorded their names according to sound rather than spelling. The spelling variations under which the name Arminger has appeared include Armiger, Arminger, Armigar, Armegar, Armeger and many more.
Early Notables of the Arminger family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Arminger family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Arminger Settlers in Canada in the 18th Century
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