Linnemann History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms

The Linnemann surname is derived from one of several place names Linde, as well from the Linden near Hannover, and was no doubt originally used to describe someone who came from one of these places.

Early Origins of the Linnemann family

The surname Linnemann was first found in the Lower Rhine, where this family became a prominent contributor to the development of the district from ancient times. Chronicles first mention a Hermann Lindeman of Hanover in 1335, Henczel unter der Lynden of Freiberg (Saxony) in 1383, Hannus von der Linde in 1440, Jacob Lindner of Tirol in 1348, and Johann van Lynder of the lower Rhine in 1528.

Early History of the Linnemann family

This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Linnemann research. Another 257 words (18 lines of text) covering the years 1520, 1562, 1563, 1650, 1705, 1760, 1836, 1842, 1852, and 1873 are included under the topic Early Linnemann History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Linnemann Spelling Variations

Spelling variations of this family name include: Lindemann, Lindeman, Lindman, Lindermann and many more.

Early Notables of the Linnemann family (pre 1700)

Notables with the name Linnemann during this period were Michael Lindener (1520-1562), who was a strolling scholar and schoolmaster in Nuremberg, Ulm, and Augsburg, where he was finally executed for murder. Otto zur Linde (1873-1938) was a...
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United States Linnemann migration to the United States +

Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Linnemann Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
  • Joh Heinr Linnemann, who arrived in America in 1843 [1]
  • Joh Henr Linnemann, who landed in America in 1847 [1]

Contemporary Notables of the name Linnemann (post 1700) +

  • Thomas Linnemann Laub (1852-1927), Danish organist and composer


  1. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)


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