The distinguished surname Hearman is of very ancient German origin. It is derived from a Germanic personal name
made up of the elements "heri," meaning "army," and "man," meaning "man."
Early Origins of the Hearman family
The surname Hearman was first found in Prussia
, where the name emerged in medieval times as one of the notable families of the region. From the 13th century the surname was identified with the great social and economic evolution which made this territory a landmark contributor to the development of the nation.
Early History of the Hearman family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Hearman research.Another 291 words (21 lines of text) covering the years 1828, 1842, 1769, 1612, 1719, 1727, 1786, 1625, 1678, 1621, 1686, 1643, 1708, 1664, 1703, 1646, 1695, 1650 and 1734 are included under the topic Early Hearman History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Hearman Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Herman, Hermann, Herrman, Herrmann, Hörman, Hörmann, Hierman, Harmen, Harmand, Harman, Armand, Armant, Hermand, Arman, Erman, Ermann, Hearman, Hearmann, Harm, Harmsen, Harmson and many more.
Early Notables of the Hearman family (pre 1700)
Prominent bearers of the family name Hearman during this time period were Jobst Herman of Lippe-Biesterfeld (1625-1678), Count of Lippe, Sternberg and Schwalenberg; Augustine Herman, First Lord of Bohemia Manor (c.1621-1686), a Bohemian explorer, merchant, and cartographer; Johann Oswald Harms (1643-1708), a... Another 41 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Hearman Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Hearman family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Hearman Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
- Johannes Hearman, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1748 CITATION[CLOSE]
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)