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The prestigious surname Kitzman is a symbol of the Jewish culture, which has been found in many places all over the world. In the Middle Ages, most people were known only by one name. As people began to settle closer to one another in towns and cities, it became more important to be able to identify people. As such, hereditary surnames arose. The surname Kitzman is an occupational surname, which comes from the Hebrew phrase "kohen Tsedek," which means "priest of righteousness."

Kitzman Early Origins




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Kitzman Spelling Variations


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Kitzman Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Katch and others.

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Contemporary Notables of the name Kitzman (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Kitzman (post 1700)



  • Patrick Kitzman, American Democrat politician, Candidate in primary for Michigan State House of Representatives 110th District, 1978
  • Oliver S. Kitzman, American Republican politician, Nominated in primary for justice of Texas State Supreme Court 1994, but withdrew before election
  • N. J. Kitzman, American Democrat politician, Alternate Delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Dakota, 1952
  • Mrs. Harvey Kitzman, American Democrat politician, Member of Wisconsin Democratic State Central Committee, 1954
  • Harvey Kitzman, American Democrat politician, Alternate Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Wisconsin, 1952

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Citations



    Other References

    1. Burke, Sir Bernard. Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Peerage and Baronetage, The Privy Council, Knightage and Compainonage. London: Burke Publishing, 1921. Print.
    2. Burke, Sir Bernard. General Armory Of England, Scotland, Ireland and Wales. Ramsbury: Heraldry Today. Print.
    3. Cook, Chris. English Historical Facts 1603-1688. London: MacMillan, 1980. Print.
    4. Ingram, Rev. James. Translator Anglo-Saxon Chronicle 1823. Print.
    5. Bullock, L.G. Historical Map of England and Wales. Edinburgh: Bartholomew and Son, 1971. Print.
    6. Williams, Dr Ann. And G.H. Martin . Domesday Book A Complete Translation. London: Penguin, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0-141-00523-8).
    7. Sanders, Joanne McRee Edition. English Settlers in Barbados 1637-1800. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    8. Bede, The Venerable. Historia Ecclesiatica Gentis Anglorum (The Ecclesiastical History Of the English People). Available through Internet Medieval Sourcebook the Fordham University Centre for Medieval Studies. Print.
    9. Reaney P.H and R.M. Wilson. A Dictionary of English Surnames. London: Routledge, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-415-05737-X).
    10. Hitching, F.K and S. Hitching. References to English Surnames in 1601-1602. Walton On Thames: 1910. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-0181-3).
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    The Kitzman Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Kitzman 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 July 2016 at 03:34.

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