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Hausman is an Anglo-Saxon name. The name was originally given to a person employed "at the house"; in most cases, this was a religious house or convent. The surname Hausman is derived from the Old English word hus, which means house, and the word man, which means servant.

Hausman Early Origins



The surname Hausman was first found in Essex, where they held a family seat from very early times.

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Hausman Spelling Variations


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Hausman Spelling Variations



One relatively recent invention that did much to standardize English spelling was the printing press. However, before its invention even the most literate people recorded their names according to sound rather than spelling. The spelling variations under which the name Hausman has appeared include Houseman, Housemayne, Houssemayne, Housman, Howseman and many more.

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Hausman Early History


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Hausman Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Hausman research. Another 220 words (16 lines of text) covering the years 1365, 1714, 1759, and 1838 are included under the topic Early Hausman History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Hausman Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Hausman Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Hausman Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



At this time, the shores of the New World beckoned many English families that felt that the social climate in England was oppressive and lacked opportunity for change. Thousands left England at great expense in ships that were overcrowded and full of disease. A great portion of these settlers never survived the journey and even a greater number arrived sick, starving, and without a penny. The survivors, however, were often greeted with greater opportunity than they could have experienced back home. These English settlers made significant contributions to those colonies that would eventually become the United States and Canada. An examination of early immigration records and passenger ship lists revealed that people bearing the name Hausman arrived in North America very early:

Hausman Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Ludwig Hausman, who landed in New York in 1709
  • Conrad Hausman, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1739
  • Jacob Hausman, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1743
  • Johannes Hausman, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1749
  • Joseph Hausman, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1749
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Hausman (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Hausman (post 1700)



  • Howard E. Hausman, American Republican politician, Member of Connecticut Republican State Central Committee, 1940
  • Frank F. Hausman, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1940, 1944, 1948, 1952, 1956; Candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1956
  • René Hausman (1936-2016), Belgian comic-book writer and artist, nicknamed the "Bard of the Ardennes"

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Sanders, Joanne McRee Edition. English Settlers in Barbados 1637-1800. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    2. Skordas, Guest. Ed. The Early Settlers of Maryland an Index to Names or Immigrants Complied from Records of Land Patents 1633-1680 in the Hall of Records Annapolis, Maryland. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1968. Print.
    3. Burke, Sir Bernard. General Armory Of England, Scotland, Ireland and Wales. Ramsbury: Heraldry Today. Print.
    4. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
    5. Magnusson, Magnus. Chambers Biographical Dictionary 5th edition. Edinburgh: W & R Chambers, 1990. Print.
    6. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
    7. Leeson, Francis L. Dictionary of British Peerages. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1986. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-1121-5).
    8. Hinde, Thomas Ed. The Domesday Book England's Heritage Then and Now. Surrey: Colour Library Books, 1995. Print. (ISBN 1-85833-440-3).
    9. Burke, Sir Bernard. Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Peerage and Baronetage, The Privy Council, Knightage and Compainonage. London: Burke Publishing, 1921. Print.
    10. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
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    The Hausman Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Hausman 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 29 April 2016 at 10:57.

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