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Multiple Origins for the Surname Humm


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Humm Early Origins



The surname Humm was first found in Berwickshire where they held a family seat from very ancient times, some say well before the Norman Conquest and the arrival of Duke William at Hastings in 1066 A.D.

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Humm Spelling Variations


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Humm Spelling Variations



The name Humm, appeared in many references, and from time to time, the surname was spelt Home, Hume, Humes and others.

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Humm Early History


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Humm Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Humm research. Another 221 words (16 lines of text) covering the years 1296, 1490, 1506, 1516, 1549, 1575, 1566, 1619, 1633, 1615, 1666, 1674, 1687, 1706, 1671, 1698, 1797 and are included under the topic Early Humm History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Humm Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Humm Early Notables (pre 1700)



Notable amongst the family name during their early history was Alexander Home, 1st Lord Home (d. 1490);Alexander Home, 2nd Lord Home (d. 1506); Alexander Home, 3rd Lord Home (d. 1516); George Home, 4th Lord Home (d. 1549); Alexander Home, 5th Lord Home (d. 1575); Alexander Home, 1st Earl of Home (c...

Another 67 words (5 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Humm Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Humm In Ireland


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Humm In Ireland



Some of the Humm family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt. Another 165 words (12 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included 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



The New World beckoned as many of the settlers in Ireland, known as the Scotch/Irish, became disenchanted. They sailed aboard the armada of sailing ships known as the "White Sails" which plied the stormy Atlanti c. Some called them, less romantically, the "coffin ships." Amongst the early settlers who could be considered kinsmen of the Humm family, or who bore a variation of the surname Humm were

Humm Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Henry J. Humm, aged 38, who arrived in America from Hampstead, England, in 1912
  • Arthur James Humm, aged 25, who arrived in America from London, England, in 1913
  • Louise Humm, aged 18, who arrived in America from Biebrich, Germany, in 1913
  • Frank R. Humm, aged 41, who arrived in America from Maidenhead, England, in 1920
  • Joseph Humm, aged 25, who arrived in America from Fulda, Germany, in 1923
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Humm (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Humm (post 1700)



  • Andy Humm (b. 1953), American journalist, activist and currently co-host of TV news program Gay USA
  • Daniel Humm (b. 1976), American chef and co-owner of Eleven Madison Park in New York City, recipient of three Michelin stars
  • David Henry Humm (b. 1952), American former professional NFL football quarterback who played from 1975 to 1984
  • Andrew J. Humm, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1984
  • Jeremy Humm (b. 1983), former Australian rules footballer

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Humm Family Crest Products


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Humm Family Crest Products




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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Marcharn, Frederick George. A Constitutional History of Modern England 1485 to the Present. London: Harper and Brothers, 1960. Print.
    2. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    3. Burke, Sir Bernard. General Armory Of England, Scotland, Ireland and Wales. Ramsbury: Heraldry Today. Print.
    4. Le Patourel, John. The Norman Empire. New York: Oxford University Press, 1976. Print. (ISBN 0-19-822525-3).
    5. Foster, Joseph. Dictionary of Heraldry Feudal Coats of Arms and Pedigrees. London: Bracken Books, 1989. Print. (ISBN 1-85170-309-8).
    6. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
    7. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
    8. Bradford, William. History of Plymouth Plantation 1620-1647 Edited by Samuel Eliot Morrison 2 Volumes. New York: Russell and Russell, 1968. Print.
    9. Elster, Robert J. International Who's Who. London: Europa/Routledge. Print.
    10. Mills, A.D. Dictionary of English Place-Names. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-19-869156-4).
    11. ...

    The Humm Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Humm 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 9 January 2017 at 09:15.

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