Blachemane History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms

Early Origins of the Blachemane family

The surname Blachemane was first found in Durham but also in other areas of Britain including John Blakeman who was listed in Devon during the reign of Henry III [1] and in Norfolk where Blacheman filius Aedwardi was listed in the Pipe Rolls of 1166. Jordanus filius Blakeman was listed in the Pipe Rolls of Hampshire of 1188. A few years later the Pipe Rolls of 1206 listed John Blakeman in Surrey. [2]

Early History of the Blachemane family

This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Blachemane research. Another 123 words (9 lines of text) covering the years 108 and 1086 are included under the topic Early Blachemane History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Blachemane Spelling Variations

Although the name, Blachemane, appeared in many references, from time to time, the surname was shown with the spellings Blackman, Blachman, Blackmann and others.

Early Notables of the Blachemane family (pre 1700)

More information is included under the topic Early Blachemane Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Migration of the Blachemane family

Gradually becoming disenchanted with life in Ireland many of these uprooted families sailed aboard the armada of sailing ships known as the "White Sails" which plied the stormy Atlantic. These overcrowded ships often arrived with only 60 to 70% of their original passenger list, many dying of cholera, typhoid, dysentery or small pox. In North America, some of the first immigrants who could be considered kinsmen of the Blachemane family name Blachemane, or who bore a variation of the surname were John Blackman who settled in Dorchester in 1640; Nicholas Blackman who settled in Virginia in 1624; Thomas Blackman settled in Barbados with his wife, children and servants in 1679..

  1. ^ Bardsley, C.W, A Dictionary of English and Welsh Surnames: With Special American Instances. Wiltshire: Heraldry Today, 1901. Print. (ISBN 0-900455-44-6)
  2. ^ Reaney, P.H and R.M. Wilson, A Dictionary of English Surnames. London: Routledge, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-415-05737-X) on Facebook
Fastest Delivery Possible

Digital Products on Checkout, all other products filled in 1 business day

Money Back
Money Back Guarantee

Yes, all products 100% Guaranteed

BBB A+ Rating

The Best Rating possible

Secure Online Payment

Entire site uses SSL / Secure Certificate