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lahr Early Origins



The surname lahr was first found in the Rhineland, where this family was a prominent contributor to the development of the district from ancient times. Always influential in social affairs, the name Laarmann became an integral part of that turbulent region as it forged alliances with other families within the region and the nation.

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lahr Spelling Variations


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lahr Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Laarmann, van der Laar, van Laer, von Lahr, Lahrbusch, Lahrmann, Larman, Laarman, Lehr, Lehrman, von Lehr, Laerman, Laermann, Laer, Lahr and many more.

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lahr Early History


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lahr Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our lahr research. Another 179 words (13 lines of text) are included under the topic Early lahr History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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lahr Early Notables (pre 1700)


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lahr Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early lahr 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 or some of its variants were: Anna Maria Lohrmann, who settled in Pennsylvania in 1731; Henrich Laer, who came to Pennsylvania in 1749; Andreas Lohrman, who settled in Philadelphia in 1753.

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Contemporary Notables of the name lahr (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name lahr (post 1700)



  • Warren Lahr (1923-1969), former professional American Football player
  • Jane Lahr, American author
  • John Lahr (b. 1941), American theater critic and the son of actor Bert Lahr
  • Bert Lahr (1895-1967), American comic actor remembered today for his roles as the Cowardly Lion and the farmworker Zeke in the 1939 movie The Wizard of Oz
  • Richard G. Lahr, American politician, Candidate for Mayor of Des Peres, Missouri [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, February 1) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Frederic W. Lahr, American Republican politician, Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 11th District, 1924; Member of New York Republican State Committee, 1936 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, February 1) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Mrs. Bell Lahr, American Democrat politician, Alternate Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oklahoma, 1924 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, February 1) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Barbara Lahr (b. 1957), German singer, composer, bassist, guitarist and producer
  • Charles Lahr (1885-1971), German-born anarchist, London bookseller and publisher
  • Tom Learoyd Lahr (b. 1985), Australian professional rugby league footballer

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Citations


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  1. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, February 1) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html

Other References

  1. Karlsruhe. Badisches Generallandesarchiv Baden Emigration lists 1866-1911. Salt Lake City: Microfilm of Card Index by the Genealogical Society of Utah. Print.
  2. Bentley, Elizabeth P. Passenger Arrivals at the Port of New York 1820-1829. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1999. Print.
  3. Haverkamp, Alfred. Medieval Germany 1056-1273 2nd edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print.
  4. Oswald, G. Lexicon der Heraldik. Leipzig: 1984. Print.
  5. Kneschke, Dr. Ernest Heinrich. Neues allgemeines Deutsches Adels-Lexicon 9 Volumes New General German Aristocracy Lexicon. Leipzig: Friedrich Voigt, 1859. Print.
  6. Weis, Frederick Lewis, Walter Lee Sheppard and David Faris. Ancestral Roots of Sixty Colonists Who Came to New England Between 1623 and 1650 7th Edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0806313676).
  7. Hildenbrand, A.M. Wappenfibel. Handbuch der Heraldik. Neustadt an der Aisch: 1970. Print.
  8. Bahlow, Hans. Deutschlands geographische Namenwelt Etymologisches Lexikon der Fluss- und Ortsnamen alteuropaischer Herkunft. Frankfurt: Suhrkamp, 1985. Print.
  9. Strassburger, Ralph B. German Pioneers The Original Lists of Arrivals in the Port of Philadelphia 3 Volumes. Baltimore: Picton Press, 1992. Print. (ISBN 978-0929539980).
  10. Göbel, Otto. Niederdeutsche Familiennamen der Gegenwart Wolfshagen-Schäbentz. Franz: Westphal, 1936. Print.
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The lahr Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The lahr 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 27 December 2016 at 13:48.

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