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The origin of the distinguished Carlstrom family can be traced to the historic Scandinavian country of Sweden. The surname Carlstrom is derived from the Germanic personal name Carl, which means man. This name was very popular in Sweden, where it was the name of several kings, including the current monarch, King Carl XVI Gustaf. The suffix -sson and its variants are translatable as son of.

Carlstrom Early Origins




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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Carlstrom Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Anna Carlstrom, aged 30, arrived in New York, NY in 1869
  • Erik Carlstrom, aged 6, landed in New York, NY in 1869
  • Per Carlstrom, aged 4, landed in New York, NY in 1869
  • Lam Carlstrom, aged 1, landed in New York, NY in 1869

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Contemporary Notables of the name Carlstrom (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Carlstrom (post 1700)



  • Albin Oscar "Swede" Carlstrom (1886-1935), American Major League Baseball shortstop
  • John E. Carlstrom (b. 1957), American astrophysicist, and Professor at the University of Chicago
  • Oscar E. Carlstrom (b. 1878), American Republican politician, Mercer County State's Attorney, 1916-20
  • Helen Carlstrom, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Washington, 1996
  • Lennart Carlström, Swedish gold medalist orienteering competitor at the 1972 World Championships
  • Kjell Carlström (b. 1976), retired Finnish road racing cyclist

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Hitching, F.K and S. Hitching. References to English Surnames in 1601-1602. Walton On Thames: 1910. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-0181-3).
    2. Papworth, J.W and A.W Morant. Ordinary of British Armorials. London: T.Richards, 1874. Print.
    3. Hinde, Thomas Ed. The Domesday Book England's Heritage Then and Now. Surrey: Colour Library Books, 1995. Print. (ISBN 1-85833-440-3).
    4. Markale, J. Celtic Civilization. London: Gordon & Cremonesi, 1976. Print.
    5. Lennard, Reginald. Rural England 1086-1135 A Study of Social and Agrarian Conditions. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1959. Print.
    6. Mills, A.D. Dictionary of English Place-Names. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-19-869156-4).
    7. Burke, Sir Bernard. Burke's Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Landed Gentry: Including American Families with British Ancestry. (2 Volumes). London: Burke Publishing, 1939. Print.
    8. Shirley, Evelyn Philip. Noble and Gentle Men of England Or Notes Touching The Arms and Descendants of the Ancient Knightley and Gentle Houses of England Arranged in their Respective Counties 3rd Edition. Westminster: John Bowyer Nichols and Sons, 1866. Print.
    9. Hanks, Hodges, Mills and Room. The Oxford Names Companion. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2002. Print. (ISBN 0-19-860561-7).
    10. Dunkling, Leslie. Dictionary of Surnames. Toronto: Collins, 1998. Print. (ISBN 0004720598).
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    The Carlstrom Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Carlstrom 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 12 November 2015 at 09:38.

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