hereditary surnames was not complete until the modern era, but the use of hereditary family names in Italy began in the 10th and 11th centuries. One of the most common types of family name created at this time was the patronymic surname, which is derived from the father's given name. The surname Ermanis came from the given name Armani. The personal name Armani is derived from the Germanic name Harman, which itself is derived from the Germanic words "hari" and "mann," which means "man of force."
Early Origins of the Ermanis family
Early History of the Ermanis family
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Ermanis Spelling Variations
spelling variations in the name Ermanis include Arman, Armani, Armanini, Armanni, Armanno, Armano, D'Arman, Armannino, Armannini, Armanino, Erman, Ermani, Ermanis, Ermanni, Ermanno and many more.
Early Notables of the Ermanis family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Ermanis family to the New World and Oceana
Analysis of immigration records indicates that some of the first North American immigrants bore the name Ermanis or a variant listed above: John Arman, who arrived in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1834; Giovanni Armano, age 23, who arrived in America on April 2, 1881, aboard the "Ville De Marseille".
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