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Kurtzman Early Origins



The surname Kurtzman was first found in Switzerland, where the family became noted for its many branches within the region.

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Kurtzman Spelling Variations


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Kurtzman Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Kurtz, Kurz, Kurtze, Kurze, Kurts, Kurcz (Bohemia), Kurctz, Kuertz, Kuerz, Kurzer, Kurtzer, Kurrtz and many more.

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Kurtzman Early History


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Kurtzman Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Kurtzman research. Another 385 words (28 lines of text) covering the years 1536, 1593, 1597, 1624, 1638, 1717, 1758, 1783, and 1789 are included under the topic Early Kurtzman History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Kurtzman Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Kurtzman Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 45 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Kurtzman 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:

Kurtzman Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Getze Kurtzman, aged 30, originally from Warshaw, arrived in New York in 1905 aboard the ship "Statendam" from Rotterdam, Netherlands [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JFHC-QP2 : 6 December 2014), Getze Kurtzman, 07 Feb 1905; citing departure port Rotterdam, arrival port New York, ship name Statendam, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  • Lewis Kurtzman, aged 11, originally from Czernowitz, Austria, arrived in New York in 1908 aboard the ship "Vaderland" from Antwerp, Belgium [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JXG3-159 : 6 December 2014), Lewis Kurtzman, 28 Sep 1908; citing departure port Antwerp, arrival port New York, ship name Vaderland, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).

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Contemporary Notables of the name Kurtzman (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Kurtzman (post 1700)



  • Joel Allen Kurtzman (1947-2016), American economist, former Editor-in-Chief of Korn Ferry's Briefings on Talent & Leadership magazine

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Kurtzman Family Crest Products


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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



  1. ^ "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JFHC-QP2 : 6 December 2014), Getze Kurtzman, 07 Feb 1905; citing departure port Rotterdam, arrival port New York, ship name Statendam, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  2. ^ "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JXG3-159 : 6 December 2014), Lewis Kurtzman, 28 Sep 1908; citing departure port Antwerp, arrival port New York, ship name Vaderland, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).

Other References

  1. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
  2. Bahlow, Hans (Edda Gentry trns). Dictionary of German Names . Madison, Wisconsin: Max Kade Institute, 2002. Print. (ISBN 0-924119-35-7).
  3. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
  4. Götze, Alfred. Familiennamen im badischen Oberland. Heidelberg: C. Winter, 1918. Print.
  5. Bahlow, Hans. Deutschlands geographische Namenwelt Etymologisches Lexikon der Fluss- und Ortsnamen alteuropaischer Herkunft. Frankfurt: Suhrkamp, 1985. Print.
  6. Tobler-Meyer, Wilhelm. Familiennamen der Ostschweiz. Zürich: 1894. Print.
  7. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
  8. Fogleman, Aaron Spencer. Hopeful Journeys German Immigration, Settlement, and Political Culture in Colonial America 1717-1775. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1986. Print. (ISBN 978-0812215489).
  9. Strassburger, Ralph B. Pennsylvania German Pioneers The Original Lists of Arrivals in the Port of Philadelphia 3 Volumes. Baltimore: Picton Press, 1992. Print. (ISBN 978-0929539980).
  10. Gottschald, Max. Deutsche Namenkunde unsere Familiennamen nach ihrer Entstehung und Bedeutung. München: J.F. Lehmanns Verlag, 1932. Print.
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The Kurtzman Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Kurtzman 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.

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