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Holderman is an old Anglo-Saxon name that was given to a person who was a duke, magistrate, or chief.

Holderman Early Origins



The surname Holderman was first found in Lincolnshire in eastern England. The name was recorded as holding lands in that county in the Domesday Book (1086,) a census taken by King William after his conquest of England in 1066. The family name is believed to have been seated there for many years.

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Holderman Spelling Variations


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Holderman Spelling Variations



The English language only became standardized in the last few centuries; therefore, spelling variations are common among early Anglo-Saxon names. As the form of the English language changed, even the spelling of literate people's names evolved. Holderman has been recorded under many different variations, including Aldreman, Alderman, Elderman, Aelderman and others.

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Holderman Early History


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Holderman Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Holderman research. Another 263 words (19 lines of text) covering the year 1194 is included under the topic Early Holderman History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Holderman Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Holderman Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Holderman 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



For many English families, the political and religious disarray that shrouded England made the far away New World an attractive prospect. On cramped disease-ridden ships, thousands migrated to those British colonies that would eventually become Canada and the United States. Those hardy settlers that survived the journey often went on to make important contributions to the emerging nations in which they landed. Analysis of immigration records indicates that some of the first North American immigrants bore the name Holderman or a variant listed above:

Holderman Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Philip Holderman, who arrived in Allegany (Allegheny) County, Pennsylvania in 1872 [1]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)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Holderman (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Holderman (post 1700)



  • Tricia Holderman, American Republican politician, Candidate in primary for Texas State House of Representatives 101st District, 1994
  • S. J. Holderman, American Republican politician, Alternate Delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1964
  • Clement M. Holderman, American Democrat politician, Candidate for U.S. Representative from Indiana 11th District, 1904
  • A. J. Holderman, American Republican politician, Alternate Delegate to Republican National Convention from Kansas, 1912
  • James F. Holderman (b. 1946), United States federal judge
  • Colonel Nelson Miles Holderman (1885-1953), American Army officer awarded the Medal of Honor

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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



  1. ^ 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)

Other References

  1. The Norman People and Their Existing Descendants in the British Dominions and the United States Of America. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1975. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-0636-X).
  2. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
  3. Chadwick, Nora Kershaw and J.X.W.P Corcoran. The Celts. London: Penguin, 1790. Print. (ISBN 0140212116).
  4. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  5. Lennard, Reginald. Rural England 1086-1135 A Study of Social and Agrarian Conditions. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1959. Print.
  6. Williams, Dr Ann. And G.H. Martin, Eds. Domesday Book A Complete Translation. London: Penguin, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0-141-00523-8).
  7. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
  8. Ingram, Rev. James. Translator Anglo-Saxon Chronicle 1823. Print.
  9. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
  10. Dunkling, Leslie. Dictionary of Surnames. Toronto: Collins, 1998. Print. (ISBN 0004720598).
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The Holderman Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Holderman 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 26 October 2015 at 10:11.

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