Neukam History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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The Neukam surname is derived from the Middle High German words "niuwe," meaning "new," and "mann," meaning "man." As such, the name was most likely originally a nickname for someone who had recently moved to a location.
Early Origins of the Neukam family
The surname Neukam was first found in West Prussia and Pomerelia, where the name emerged in mediaeval times as one of the notable families in the western region. From the 13th century onwards the surname was identified with the great social and economic evolution which made this territory a landmark contributor to the development of the nation.
Important Dates for the Neukam family
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Neukam Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Neumann, Neuman, Newman, Neumanns, Neumans and others.
Early Notables of the Neukam family (pre 1700)
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Neukam migration to the United States
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Neukam Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Margaretha Neukam, who landed in New York, NY in 1857 
- ^ 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)