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The history of the Bartman family name begins in the German province of Bavaria. Bartman is a nickname surname, a class of German names derived from "eke-names," or added names, that described people by a personal characteristic or other attribute. Bartman is a name for a bearded person, derived from the old German word "Bardo," which means "bearded one." Barthe, a variant of the name, is a French local name for someone who lived on a piece of land overgrown with bushes or shrub.

Bartman Early Origins



The surname Bartman was first found in Bavaria, where the name became noted for its many branches with the region, each house acquiring a status and influence which was envied by the princes of the region. In their later history the family became a power unto itself and they were elevated to the ranks of nobility as they grew into this most influential family.

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Bartman Spelling Variations


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Bartman Spelling Variations



One can encounter great variation in the spelling of surnames: in early times, spelling in general, and thus the spelling of names was not yet standardized; and later, spellings would change with branching and movement of families. Variations of the name Bartman include Barth, Bartmann, Bart, Barthe and others.

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Bartman Early History


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Bartman Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Bartman research. Another 333 words (24 lines of text) covering the years 1200, 1800, 1210, 1311, 1810, 1587, 1658, 1650, 1702, 1735, 1809, 1821 and 1865 are included under the topic Early Bartman History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Bartman Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Bartman Early Notables (pre 1700)



Prominent among members of the name Bartman in this period include Kaspar von Barth (1587-1658), who was a very learned and respected philologist in Brandenburg. Jean Bart (1650-1702), was Belgium-born, French sailor who served the French crown as naval commander and privateer. Christian Samuel Barth (1735-1809)...

Another 45 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Bartman Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



German settlers were among the most common to come to North America between the mid-17th and mid-20th centuries. Poverty and religious persecution drove many Bavarians to make this long trek. tenant farmers were also enticed by the prospect of owning land. From east to west, these German immigrants populated the United States, settling in Pennsylvania, Texas, New York, Illinois, and California. Ontario and the prairie provinces of Canada also provided homes to many. Early settlers bearing the Bartman surname or a spelling variation of the name include:

Bartman Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Johan Georg Bartman, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1739
  • Johan Matheis Bartman, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1739
  • Johan Matthias Bartman, aged 16, arrived in Pennsylvania in 1739
  • Johan Michael Bartman, aged 19, landed in Pennsylvania in 1739
  • John Michael Bartman, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1739
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Bartman (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Bartman (post 1700)



  • William S. Bartman (1946-2005), American art patron, founder of Art Resources Transfer
  • Cindy Bartman, American politician, Mayor of East Grand Rapids, Michigan, 2007
  • Allen Bartman (1893-1972), American politician, Member of Connecticut State House of Representatives from Lyme, 1939-42; Defeated (Democratic), 1926
  • Arthur Bartman (b. 1972), South African retired football goalkeeper
  • Michiel Bernhard Emiel Marie Bartman, Dutch gold and two-time silver medalist rower, Amsterdam Sportsman of the Year (2004)
  • Zbigniew Bartman (b. 1987), Polish two-time gold medalist international volleyball player

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Karlsruhe. Badisches Generallandesarchiv Baden Emigration lists 1866-1911. Salt Lake City: Microfilm of Card Index by the Genealogical Society of Utah. Print.
    2. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
    3. Siebmacher, J.J. Siebmacher's Grosses Wappenbuch 35 Volumes. Germany: Bauer & Raspe. Print.
    4. Filby, P. William and Mary K Meyer. Passenger and Immigration Lists Index in Four Volumes. Detroit: Gale Research, 1985. Print. (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8).
    5. Schenk, Trudy. Wuerttemberg Emigration Index Volume I-VIII. Salt Lake City: Ancestry Inc., 1986. Print.
    6. Bahlow, Hans and Edda Gentry. Translation Dictionary of German Names 2nd Edition. Madison: University of Wisconsin, 2002. Print.
    7. Bahlow, Hans (Edda Gentry trns). Dictionary of German Names . Madison, Wisconsin: Max Kade Institute, 2002. Print. (ISBN 0-924119-35-7).
    8. Gottschald, Max. Deutsche Namenkunde unsere Familiennamen nach ihrer Entstehung und Bedeutung. München: J.F. Lehmanns Verlag, 1932. Print.
    9. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
    10. Tobler-Meyer, Wilhelm. Familiennamen der Ostschweiz. Zürich: 1894. Print.
    11. ...

    The Bartman Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Bartman Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

    This page was last modified on 19 October 2015 at 15:42.

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