The saga of the name Cartman follows a line reaching back through history to the days of the Anglo-Saxon
tribes in Britain. It was a name for someone who worked as a person who builds carts.
Another alternative origin of this surname is guard
which is derived from the Old English word Caretarius or Carda.
Early Origins of the Cartman family
The surname Cartman was first found in Winchester, where the Cartman family held a family seat
from ancient times. The name first appeared on the tax records of the Middle Ages dating back to the years immediately after the Norman Conquest
Early History of the Cartman family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Cartman research.Another 191 words (14 lines of text) covering the years 1086, 1250, 1619, 1676, 1654, 1660, 1608, 1684, 1637, 1642, 1617, 1668, 1654 and 1656 are included under the topic Early Cartman History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Cartman Spelling Variations
Before the last few hundred
years, the English language had no fast system of spelling rules. For that reason, spelling variations
are commonly found in early Anglo-Saxon
surnames. Over the years, many variations of the name Cartman were recorded, including Carter, Carters and others.
Early Notables of the Cartman family (pre 1700)
Notables of this surname at this time include: William Carter of Eccleshall Castle; Sir John Carter (ca.1619-1676), an English politician who sat in the House of Commons at various times between 1654 and 1660; The Rev. Thomas Carter (1608-1684), a... Another 40 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Cartman Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Cartman family to Ireland
Some of the Cartman family moved to Ireland
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Migration of the Cartman family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Cartman Settlers in New Zealand in the 19th Century
- Mary Jane Cartman, who arrived in Auckland, New Zealand aboard the ship "Ernestina" in 1865