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The ancient and distinguished surname Kullman is of German origin. The name is derived from the Alemmanic word "Kohler," meaning "charcoal burner," and was most likely originally borne by a practitioner of this occupation.

Kullman Early Origins



The surname Kullman was first found in Saxony, where the family rose to prominence early in the mediaeval era. 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 what would become the German nation.

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Kullman Spelling Variations


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Kullman Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Kohler, Koehler, Koler, Kolar, Koller, Kollar, Koeler, Koelar, Koelle, Koeller, Koellar, Koellner, Koelner, Coler, Cohler, Coeler and many more.

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Kullman Early History


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Kullman Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Kullman research. Another 237 words (17 lines of text) covering the years 1569, 1719, 1602, 1658 and 1719 are included under the topic Early Kullman History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Kullman Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Kullman Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 29 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Kullman 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:

Kullman Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Joh Georg Kullman, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1754

Kullman Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Henrick Kullman, who arrived in Allegany (Allegheny) County, Pennsylvania in 1844
  • Johan Kullman, aged 25, who settled in America, in 1892
  • Jacob Kullman, who landed in Mississippi in 1893
  • Herman Kullman, who arrived in Mississippi in 1897

Kullman Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • O. Alfred E. Kullman, aged 19, who emigrated to the United States from Varo Hall, Sweden, in 1909
  • Edgar Kullman, aged 2, who emigrated to America from Germany, Hamburg, in 1911
  • Bertha Kullman, aged 41, who landed in America, in 1913
  • Gustave Kullman, aged 26, who landed in America from Berne, Switzerland, in 1919
  • Aimee Andree Kullman, aged 23, who emigrated to the United States from Zurich, Switzerland, in 1919
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Kullman (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Kullman (post 1700)



  • Charles W. Kullman, American Republican politician, Candidate in primary for Lieutenant Governor of Missouri, 2012
  • Charles J. Kullman, American politician, Member of New York State Assembly from Richmond County, 1898-99
  • Alitta Kullman, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 2004
  • Ellen J. Kullman (b. 1956), American business executive, President, Chair and Chief Executive Officer of E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company, better known as "Dupont"
  • Charles Kullman (1903-1983), born Charles Kullmann, an American tenor
  • Helene "Leen" Kullman (1910-1943), Soviet military agent during World War II, recipient of the Hero of the Soviet Union in 1963
  • Edward George "Eddie" Kullman (1923-1997), Canadian professional NHL ice hockey player who played 343 games for the New York Rangers

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Siebmacher, J.J. Siebmacher's Grosses Wappenbuch 35 Volumes. Germany: Bauer & Raspe. Print.
    2. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    3. Oswald, G. Lexicon der Heraldik. Leipzig: 1984. Print.
    4. Bentley, Elizabeth P. Passenger Arrivals at the Port of New York 1820-1829. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1999. Print.
    5. Garland, Mary and Henry Garland Editions. Oxford Companion To German Literature 3rd Edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1997. Print. (ISBN 0198158963).
    6. Karlsruhe. Badisches Generallandesarchiv Baden Emigration lists 1866-1911. Salt Lake City: Microfilm of Card Index by the Genealogical Society of Utah. Print.
    7. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    8. Bahlow, Hans (Edda Gentry trns). Dictionary of German Names . Madison, Wisconsin: Max Kade Institute, 2002. Print. (ISBN 0-924119-35-7).
    9. Tobler-Meyer, Wilhelm. Familiennamen der Ostschweiz. Zürich: 1894. Print.
    10. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
    11. ...

    The Kullman Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Kullman 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 6 October 2015 at 14:15.

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