Early Origins of the Bantum family
The surname Bantum was first found in Westphalia
, where the name Bentheim made a great early contribution to the feudal
society of early Europe. The name Bentheim became prominent in local
affairs and branched into many houses, where the family continued to play important roles in the savage tribal and national conflicts, which saw each group struggling to maximize its power and status in an ever changing territorial profile.
Early History of the Bantum family
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Bantum Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Bentheim, Bentheime, Bentheimes, Benteim, Benteime, Bentheimm, Bentheimme, Bantheim, Baentheim, Bantheime, Baentheime, Bantheimes, Baentheimes, Banteim, Baenteim, Banteime, Baenteime, Bantheimm, Baentheimm, Bantheimme and many more.
Early Notables of the Bantum family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Bantum family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: C. Bentheim, age 42, who settled in Edenton, N. C. in 1820; G. Bentheim, age 42, who arrived in New Orleans, La. in 1820; and C. Bentheim came to Texas in 1860..