Home   |   Customer Service   |   Site Map   |   Name Search   |   How To Buy

Shopping Cart
0 Items
FREE SHIPPING on orders of $85 or more
An excerpt from www.HouseOfNames.com archives copyright © 2000 - 2016

Where did the German Krohm family come from? What is the German Krohm family crest and coat of arms? When did the Krohm family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Krohm family history?

 More

Spelling variations of this family name include: Kro, Krohe, Krahe, Krohm, Krohme, Kromen, Krome, Kromar, Kromm, Krommer, Krohme, Krommen, Kromeyer, Kromeier, Kromayer, Krommaier, Krommeyer, Krommayer, Kromenau and many more.

First found in Silesia and Bohemia, where the name contributed greatly to the development of an emerging nation and would later play a large role in the tribal and national conflicts of the area. The name Kroh or Krohe was common in mediaeval Germany, as it meant "grau" (in English, "grey"). Chronicles mention Dietrich Kro of Prague in 1411. The endings "-er," "-man," "-meier," "-mayer," and "-au" were often quite interchangeable in early German names, and chronicles first mention Peter Kromer of Liegnitz in 1381.


 More

This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Krohm research. Another 384 words (27 lines of text) covering the years 1500, 1512, 1543, 1551, 1589, 1606, and 1763 are included under the topic Early Krohm History in all our PDF Extended History products.

 More

Another 66 words (5 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Krohm Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.

 More

Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Krohm Settlers in United States in the 18th Century


  • Andreas Krohm, who arrived in America in 1757

 More

Most Popular Family Crest Products
 
Krohm Armorial History With Coat of ArmsKrohm Armorial History With Coat of Arms
Krohm Coat of Arms & Surname History PackageKrohm Coat of Arms & Surname History Package
Krohm Family Crest Image (jpg) Heritage SeriesKrohm Family Crest Image (jpg) Heritage Series
Krohm Coat of Arms/Family Crest Key-chainKrohm Coat of Arms/Family Crest Key-chain
Krohm Coat of Arms/Family Crest Coffee MugKrohm Coat of Arms/Family Crest Coffee Mug
Krohm Armorial History with FrameKrohm Armorial History with Frame
Krohm Framed Surname History and Coat of ArmsKrohm Framed Surname History and Coat of Arms

 More

 More

  1. 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).
  2. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
  3. Filby, P. William and Mary K Meyer. Passenger and Immigration Lists Index in Four Volumes. Detroit: Gale Research, 1985. Print. (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8).
  4. Preuss, Otto. Die Lippischen Familiennamen mit Berücksichtigung der Ortsnamen. Detmold: Meyer'sche Hofbuchh, 1887. Print.
  5. Bentley, Elizabeth P. Passenger Arrivals at the Port of New York 1820-1829. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1999. Print.
  6. Gottschald, Max. Deutsche Namenkunde unsere Familiennamen nach ihrer Entstehung und Bedeutung. München: J.F. Lehmanns Verlag, 1932. Print.
  7. Tobler-Meyer, Wilhelm. Familiennamen der Ostschweiz. Zürich: 1894. Print.
  8. Hildenbrand, A.M. Wappenfibel. Handbuch der Heraldik. Neustadt an der Aisch: 1970. Print.
  9. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
  10. Gritzner, M. Handbuch der heraldischen Terminologie in zwölf Zungen. Nürnberg: 1890. Print.
  11. ...

The Krohm Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Krohm 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 22 September 2010 at 13:52.

Sign Up


FREE SHIPPING on orders of $85 or more