Early Origins of the Buckmann family
The surname Buckmann was first found in Hessen, where the name was closely identified in early mediaeval times with the feudal
society which would become prominent throughout European history. The name would later emerge as a noble family with great influence, having many distinguished branches, and become noted for its involvement in social, economic and political affairs. Translated literally, the name means "bridge-man," and referred to the occupation
of taking toll at bridges. The name was found most frequently in Frankfurt in the 12th and 13th centuries.
Early History of the Buckmann family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Buckmann research.Another 321 words (23 lines of text) covering the years 1818, 1819, 1480, 1521, 1473, 1583, 1654 and 1819 are included under the topic Early Buckmann History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Buckmann Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Bruckmann, Bruckman, Bruchmann, Bruchman, Brukmann, Brueckmann, Brueckman, Bruechmann, Bruekmann, Bruegmann (northern Germany), Brueggemann (Westphalia), Bruckmayr (Bavaria), Bruckmayer (Bavaria) and many more.
Early Notables of the Buckmann family (pre 1700)
Prominent figures of the time who bore the name Buckmann were Hans Brüggemann (ca. 1480-c. 1521), a German artist, best known for his large carved altarpiece in Schleswig Cathedral; John Brugman, O.F.M., (died 1473) a 15th-century Franciscan friar... Another 37 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Buckmann Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Buckmann family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Buckmann Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Frederick Buckmann, aged 27, who landed in Missouri in 1848 CITATION[CLOSE]
Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
Contemporary Notables of the name Buckmann (post 1700)
- Michael Buckmann, American Republican politician, Alternate Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1884 CITATION[CLOSE]
The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, November 3) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html