The surname Luffman was first found in Devon. where they held a family seat as Lords of the Manor. The Saxon influence of English history diminished after the Battle of Hastings in 1066. The language of the courts was French for the next three centuries and the Norman ambience prevailed. But Saxon surnames survived and the family name was first referenced in the 13th century when they held estates at Whitstone where they held a family seat.
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Mr. John Luffman, (b. 1769), aged 47, English labourer who was convicted in Somerset, England for life for burglary, transported aboard the "Atlas" on 16th January 1816, arriving in New South Wales, Australia, he died in 1824 
William Luffman, who arrived in Holdfast Bay, Australia aboard the ship "Katherine Stewart Forbes" in 1837 
Sarah Luffman, who arrived in Holdfast Bay, Australia aboard the ship "Katherine Stewart Forbes" in 1837 
^ 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)