Hasselman History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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The lineage of the name Hasselman begins with the Anglo-Saxon tribes in Britain. It is a result of when they lived in the village of Haslam, in the county of Lancashire. This place-name was originally derived from the Old English word haesel-hamm, which simply refers to a hazel-wood farm.
Early Origins of the Hasselman family
The surname Hasselman was first found in Derbyshire where they seated from very ancient times, some say, before the Norman Conquest of England by Duke William of Normandy in 1066.
Important Dates for the Hasselman family
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Hasselman Spelling Variations
Only recently has spelling become standardized in the English language. As the English language evolved in the Middle Ages, the spelling of names changed also. The name Hasselman has undergone many spelling variations, including Haslam, Hasslam, Haselham, Hasselham, Hasleham and many more.
Early Notables of the Hasselman family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Hasselman family to Ireland
Some of the Hasselman family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.
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Hasselman migration to the United States
To escape the unstable social climate in England of this time, many families boarded ships for the New World with the hope of finding land, opportunity, and greater religious and political freedom. Although the voyages were expensive, crowded, and difficult, those families that arrived often found greater opportunities and freedoms than they could have experienced at home. Many of those families went on to make significant contributions to the rapidly developing colonies in which they settled. Early North American records indicate many people bearing the name Hasselman were among those contributors:
Hasselman Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Adam T Hasselman, aged 40, who arrived in Baltimore, Maryland in 1847 
- Albertus Hasselman, who landed in Baltimore, Maryland in 1847 
- Arnold Joshua Hasselman, aged 5, who arrived in Baltimore, Maryland in 1847 
- Catalina Hasselman, aged 7, who landed in Baltimore, Maryland in 1847 
- Herman Hasselman, who arrived in Baltimore, Maryland in 1847 
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Contemporary Notables of the name Hasselman (post 1700)
- Ashlee Hasselman (b. 1986), American Republican politician, Delegate to Republican National Convention from Washington, 2004 
- ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
- ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, April 1) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html