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Heims Early Origins



The surname Heims was first found in Switzerland, where the family is considered to have made a great early contribution to the feudal society which became the backbone of early development of Europe. Meaning "home," the name is probably taken from a shortened form of any of several German personal names that begin or end with that word.

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Heims Spelling Variations


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Heims Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Heim, Heime, Haim, Haime, Heyme, Heym, Haym and many more.

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Heims Early History


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Heims Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Heims research. Another 219 words (16 lines of text) covering the year 1414 is included under the topic Early Heims History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Heims Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Heims 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:

Heims Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Catha Heims, aged 2, who emigrated to America, in 1893
  • Lise Heims, aged 25, who landed in America, in 1893
  • Leib Heims, aged 18, who settled in America from Wilna, in 1899

Heims Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • William Heims, aged 22, who landed in America from Altona, in 1901
  • Emil Heims, aged 21, who landed in America from Holstein Burg, in 1902
  • Walter Heims, aged 37, who emigrated to the United States, in 1907
  • Minna Heims, aged 29, who emigrated to the United States from Geesthacht, Germany, in 1908
  • Hermine Heims, aged 17, who emigrated to the United States from Nordholz, Germany, in 1913
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Neubecker, Ottfried. Wappen-Bilder-Lexikon der bürgerlichen Geschlechter Deutschlands, Oesterreichs und der Schweiz. Battenberg, München: 1985. Print.
    2. 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).
    3. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    4. Strassburger, Ralph B. German Pioneers The Original Lists of Arrivals in the Port of Philadelphia 3 Volumes. Baltimore: Picton Press, 1992. Print. (ISBN 978-0929539980).
    5. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
    6. Tarneller, Josef. Zur Namenkunde Tirolen Familiennamen. Bozen: Buchhandlung, 1923. Print.
    7. Jones, Henry Z. Palatine Families of New York 2 Volumes. Rockland, ME: Picton Press, 2001. Print. (ISBN 978-0961388829).
    8. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    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 Heims Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Heims 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 20 April 2013 at 14:26.

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