local surname, which is a type of name that is derived from the geography of the place where the original bearer lived or held land. Specifically, this is a topographic surname. Further research revealed that the name is derived from a physical geographical feature of the place where the first member of the Buhlmann family lived which is derived from the Old German word "buehel," which means "hill."
Early Origins of the Buhlmann family
feudal society which became the backbone of early development of Europe. The name became prominent in local affairs and branched into many houses which played important roles in the savage tribal and national conflicts, each group seeking power and status in an ever changing territorial profile. Literally, the name comes either from the Old German word "Buehel," which meant "hill," or from the Old German word "buole," which meant "relative." Chronicles mention Bertolf Buole of Cologne as early as 1178, and Hainrich "on the buehel" of Bregenz in 1340. The family may either have lent its name to, or have originated in the town Buehl in Baden.
Early History of the Buhlmann family
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Buhlmann Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Buhl, Buhle, Buhll, Buhlle, Buhler, Buehler, Beuhler, Pichler and many more.
Early Notables of the Buhlmann family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Buhlmann family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Buhlmann Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
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