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The name Fuhrmann is derived from the German word "Führ," meaning "cart" or "wagon." As a name Fuhrmann and its variants denoted a "waggoner," that is, someone who carted goods.

Fuhrmann Early Origins



The surname Fuhrmann was first found in Liegntiz, where the first on record appears to be Franke de Vurman, in 1386.

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Fuhrmann Spelling Variations


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Fuhrmann Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Fuhrman, Fuhrmann, Führmann, Furman, Furmann and others.

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Fuhrmann Early History


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Fuhrmann Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Fuhrmann research. Another 159 words (11 lines of text) covering the years 1599 and 1621 are included under the topic Early Fuhrmann History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Fuhrmann Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Fuhrmann Early Notables (pre 1700)



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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Fuhrmann Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Jacob Fuhrmann, who landed in New York in 1709
  • Georg Philip Fuhrmann, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1737
  • Juliana Fuhrmann, who landed in America in 1738
  • Catharina Fuhrmann, who arrived in America in 1741
  • Johannes Fuhrmann, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1764
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Fuhrmann Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Friedch Gottfr Fuhrmann, who arrived in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1804
  • Michael Severin Fuhrmann, aged 41, landed in South America in 1810
  • Carl Fuhrmann, who landed in New York, NY in 1849
  • Alex Fuhrmann, who arrived in New York NY in 1851
  • Phil Fuhrmann, who arrived in America in 1854
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Fuhrmann (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Fuhrmann (post 1700)



  • Phillip H Fuhrmann (1893-1906), American co-founder of Fuhrmann & Schmidt Brewing Company (1906)
  • Louis P. Fuhrmann (1868-1931), American politician, Mayor of Buffalo, New York (1910 to 1917)
  • Manfred Fuhrmann (1925-2005), German professor emeritus for classical Latin philology
  • Dr Ernst Fuhrmann (1918-1995), German chairman of Porsche AG (1972 to 1980)
  • Susan Fuhrmann (b. 1986), known as "the Fuhrmannator", an Australian two-time gold, two-time silver and bronze medalist international netball player
  • Lena Fuhrmann (b. 1980), Austrian retired football player, member of the Austrian national team

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Jones, George F. The Germans of Colonial Georgia 1733-1783 Revised edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1986. Print. (ISBN 0806311614).
    2. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
    3. Oswald, G. Lexicon der Heraldik. Leipzig: 1984. Print.
    4. Rupp, Daniel L. A Collection of Upwards of Thirty Thousand Names of German, Swiss, Dutch, French and Other Immigrants to Pennsylvania from 1727 to 1776. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 2000. Print. (ISBN 978-0806303024).
    5. Fogleman, Aaron Spencer. Hopeful Journeys German Immigration, Settlement, and Political Culture in Colonial America 1717-1775. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1986. Print. (ISBN 978-0812215489).
    6. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
    7. Brechenmacher, Josef Karlmann. Deutches Namenbuch. Stuttgart: Verlag von Adolf Bonz & Comp, 1928. Print.
    8. Bahlow, Hans. Abhandlungen zur Namenforschung und Buchgeschichte. 1980. Print. (ISBN 978-3768690522).
    9. Bahlow, Hans. Deutschlands geographische Namenwelt Etymologisches Lexikon der Fluss- und Ortsnamen alteuropaischer Herkunft. Frankfurt: Suhrkamp, 1985. Print.
    10. Gottschald, Max. Deutsche Namenkunde unsere Familiennamen nach ihrer Entstehung und Bedeutung. München: J.F. Lehmanns Verlag, 1932. Print.
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    The Fuhrmann Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Fuhrmann 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 30 April 2016 at 10:06.

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