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The surname Dittmers was first found in Austria, where the name became noted for its many branches in the region, each house acquiring a status and influence which was envied by the princes of the region. In their later history the name became a power unto themselves and were elevated to the ranks of nobility as they grew into this most influential family.
Spelling variations of this family name include: Detmon, Dietmayr, Dietman, Dietmann, Deitman, Deitmann, Detterman, Deattermann, Detman, Detmann, Dietreman, Dietmayr, Dittmann, Dettmers and many more.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Dittmers research. Another 201 words (14 lines of text) covering the years 1571, 14, and 1780 are included under the topic Early Dittmers History in all our PDF Extended History products.
More information is included under the topic Early Dittmers Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Johannes Detmeyer, who immigrated to Philadelphia in 1754; A. M. Deitmer, who came to New Orleans in 1847; Bernard Detman, who came to New York in 1868.
The Dittmers Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Dittmers 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.
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