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The distinguished surname Herrmann 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."

Herrmann Early Origins



The surname Herrmann 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.

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Herrmann Spelling Variations


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Herrmann Spelling Variations



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.

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Herrmann Early History


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Herrmann Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Herrmann 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 Herrmann History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Herrmann Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Herrmann Early Notables (pre 1700)



Prominent bearers of the family name Herrmann 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 Herrmann 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



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Herrmann Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Philipp Jacob Herrmann, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1744
  • Georg Herrmann, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1747
  • Johannes Herrmann, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1748
  • Johann Georg Herrmann, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1751
  • David Herrmann, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1751
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Herrmann Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • C Herrmann, who arrived in North America in 1832-1849
  • John Joseph Herrmann, who landed in Allegany (Allegheny) County, Pennsylvania in 1834
  • Frederick Herrmann, aged 54, landed in Missouri in 1840
  • Martin Friedrich Herrmann, who landed in America in 1843
  • Michel Herrmann, aged 29, arrived in New York, NY in 1847
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Herrmann Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Otto Herrmann, who landed in Arkansas in 1905

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Contemporary Notables of the name Herrmann (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Herrmann (post 1700)



  • Edward Martin Herrmann (1946-2013), American Major League Baseball player who played from 1967 to 1978
  • Jim Herrmann (b. 1960), American NFL football coach for the New York Giants
  • Edward Kirk Herrmann (b. 1943), American Primetime Emmy Award winning, Screen Actors Guild Award noiminated television and film actor
  • Frank Joseph Herrmann (b. 1984), American Major League Baseball pitcher for the Cleveland Indians
  • John G. Herrmann, American politician, Member of New York State Assembly from Nassau County 1st District, 1953-54
  • George Herrmann, American Republican politician, Candidate in primary for Kentucky State Senate 26th District, 1990
  • Clara T. Herrmann, American Republican politician, Delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 1964
  • Charles A. Herrmann, American politician, Member of New York State Assembly from New York County 15th District, 1888
  • August Herrmann, American Republican politician, Delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1904, 1908
  • Alice M. Herrmann, American Republican politician, Alternate Delegate to Republican National Convention from Louisiana, 1988
  • ... (Another 14 notables are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Suggested Readings for the name Herrmann


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Suggested Readings for the name Herrmann



  • Willard Adams Barber, His Ancestors and Descendants by John W. Herrmann.

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Herrmann Family Crest Products


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. 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. Schenk, Trudy. Wuerttemberg Emigration Index Volume I-VIII. Salt Lake City: Ancestry Inc., 1986. Print.
    4. Haverkamp, Alfred. Medieval Germany 1056-1273 2nd edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print.
    5. Siebmacher, J.J. Siebmachers Wappenbuch. München, Battenberg: 1975. Print.
    6. Nied, Edmund. Fraenkische Familiennamen urkundlich gesammelt und sprachlich gedeutet. Heidelberg: C. Winter, 1933. Print.
    7. Bahlow, Hans and Edda Gentry. Translation Dictionary of German Names 2nd Edition. Madison: University of Wisconsin, 2002. Print.
    8. Tarneller, Josef. Zur Namenkunde Tirolen Familiennamen. Bozen: Buchhandlung, 1923. Print.
    9. Karlsruhe. Badisches Generallandesarchiv Baden Emigration lists 1866-1911. Salt Lake City: Microfilm of Card Index by the Genealogical Society of Utah. Print.
    10. Weis, Frederick Lewis, Walter Lee Sheppard and David Faris. Ancestral Roots of Sixty Colonists Who Came to New England Between 1623 and 1650 7th Edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0806313676).
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    The Herrmann Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Herrmann 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 5 October 2016 at 10:41.

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