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The surname Lormand is of patronymic origin, and belongs to the category of surnames known as hereditary surnames. As a point of interest, the name is derived from the personal name Armand, and signifies "the son of Armand." The personal name Armand is of Germanic origin, being derived from the Old German word "heri," which meant army man, warrior, and therefore meant soldier. The original Germanic form of the personal name was Heriman; the name in English is Herman.
The surname Lormand was first found in Provence, where the family has held a family seat since ancient times.
Spelling variations of this family name include: Armand, Arman, Armans, Armande, Armad, Armade, d'Armand, l'Armand, Darmand, Larmand, Larman, Darman, Darmon, Larmande, Darmande, Armmand, Armman, Armmmans, Armmande, Armmad, Armmade, Harman, Harmman, Harmand, Harmmande, Herman, Hermande, Hermman, Hermmande, Hartman, Hartmande and many more.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Lormand research. Another 519 words (37 lines of text) covering the years 1700, 1789, 1807, and 1814 are included under the topic Early Lormand History in all our PDF Extended History products.
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Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Jacques Armand settled in Louisiana in 1757; Mathiaus Armand settled in Philadelphia in 1856; Mr Armand, aged 30; settled with his wife and child in New Orleans in 1822.
The Lormand Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Lormand 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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