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lachman Early Origins



The surname lachman was first found in Norfolk, where Reginald de Lakeham was registered in Norfolk in the Hundredorum Rolls of 1273.

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lachman Spelling Variations


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lachman Spelling Variations



Until quite recently, the English language has lacked a definite system of spelling rules. Consequently, Anglo-Saxon surnames are characterized by a multitude of spelling variations. Changes in Anglo-Saxon names were influenced by the evolution of the English language, as it incorporated elements of French, Latin, and other languages. Although Medieval scribes and church officials recorded names as they sounded, so it is common to find one person referred to by several different spellings of his surname, even the most literate people varied the spelling of their own names. Variations of the name lachman include Lakeman, Lakeham, Lakenham, Lackman, Lachman, Lochman, Lacman and many more.

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lachman Early History


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lachman Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our lachman research. Another 294 words (21 lines of text) covering the years 1086, 1320, 1390, 1394, 1500, and 1511 are included under the topic Early lachman History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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lachman Early Notables (pre 1700)


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lachman Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 25 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early lachman 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



Searching for a better life, many English families migrated to British colonies. Unfortunately, the majority of them traveled under extremely harsh conditions: overcrowding on the ships caused the majority of the immigrants to arrive diseased, famished, and destitute from the long journey across the ocean. For those families that arrived safely, modest prosperity was attainable, and many went on to make invaluable contributions to the development of the cultures of the new colonies. Research into the origins of individual families in North America revealed records of the immigration of a number of people bearing the name lachman or a variant listed above:

lachman Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Heinrich Lachman, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1751
  • Mark Lachman, who arrived in Philadelphia in 1774

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Contemporary Notables of the name lachman (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name lachman (post 1700)



  • Seymour P. Lachman, American Democrat politician, Member of New York State Senate 23rd District; Elected 2002
  • Andrew B. Lachman, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 2000, 2004
  • Albert Lachman (b. 1869), American Republican politician, Member of New York State Assembly from Kings County 22nd District, 1909-10
  • Harry Lachman, American impressionist painter and film directs
  • Irwin Lachman (b. 1930), American co-inventor of the catalytic converter
  • Harry B. Lachman (1886-1975), American artist, designer and film director
  • Dichen Lachman (b. 1982), Australian actress who was born in Nepal
  • John Lachman, orthopaedic surgeon, eponym of the Lachman test

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    Other References

    1. Skordas, Guest. Ed. The Early Settlers of Maryland an Index to Names or Immigrants Complied from Records of Land Patents 1633-1680 in the Hall of Records Annapolis, Maryland. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1968. Print.
    2. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    3. Hanks, Hodges, Mills and Room. The Oxford Names Companion. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2002. Print. (ISBN 0-19-860561-7).
    4. Elster, Robert J. International Who's Who. London: Europa/Routledge. Print.
    5. Crispin, M. Jackson and Leonce Mary. Falaise Roll Recording Prominent Companions of William Duke of Normandy at the Conquest of England. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    6. Bullock, L.G. Historical Map of England and Wales. Edinburgh: Bartholomew and Son, 1971. Print.
    7. Shirley, Evelyn Philip. Noble and Gentle Men of England Or Notes Touching The Arms and Descendants of the Ancient Knightley and Gentle Houses of England Arranged in their Respective Counties 3rd Edition. Westminster: John Bowyer Nichols and Sons, 1866. Print.
    8. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
    9. Chadwick, Nora Kershaw and J.X.W.P Corcoran. The Celts. London: Penguin, 1790. Print. (ISBN 0140212116).
    10. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
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    The lachman Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The lachman 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 7 October 2015 at 14:17.

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