Heideman History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
Early Origins of the Heideman family
The surname Heideman was first found in Belgium, where the name became noted for its many branches in the region, each house acquiring a status and influence which was envied by the princes of the region. The name was first recorded in West Flanders, a province in Belgium, originally Bruges. Within this province the notable towns are Bruges, the capital city, Ostend, Courtrai, Furnes, Thielt, Ypres and Roulers. In their later history the surname became a power unto themselves and were elevated to the ranks of nobility as they grew into a most influential family.
Early History of the Heideman family
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Heideman Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Heede, Hede, Hedde, Heeden, Heeder, Heedenberg, Hedeman, Heddesdorff, Hedelin, Heid and many more.
Early Notables of the Heideman family (pre 1700)
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Heideman migration to the United States +
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Heideman Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Hermann Heideman, aged 31, who landed in Missouri in 1840 
- Johan Heinrich Heideman, aged 41, who arrived in Missouri in 1840 
Contemporary Notables of the name Heideman (post 1700) +
- Michael S. Heideman, American politician, Socialist Workers Candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1968 
- Joseph Heideman, American politician, Candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1928; Candidate for Michigan State Senate 5th District, 1932 
- George H. Heideman, American Democrat politician, Candidate in primary for Circuit Judge in Michigan 3rd Circuit, 1935 
- Bert M. Heideman (b. 1909), American Republican politician, Republican Candidate for Michigan State Senate 32nd District, 1958, 1960, 1962 
- Jan Maarten Heideman (b. 1973), Dutch speed skater
Related Stories +
- ^ 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 2015, October 26) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html