Early Origins of the Partmant family
The surname Partmant was first found in Somerset
where the name was derived from the trade or occupation
of a civic officer. "The family of this name in Somersetshire, appear to have been eminent so early as the reign of Edward I." CITATION[CLOSE]
Lowe, Mark Anthony, Patronymica Britannica, A Dictionary of Family Names of the United Kingdom. London: John Russel Smith, 1860. Print.
Early History of the Partmant family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Partmant research.Another 317 words (23 lines of text) covering the years 1557, 1533, 1641, 1690, 1612, 1590, 1612, 1623, 1605, 1624, 1632, 1645 and 1690 are included under the topic Early Partmant History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Partmant Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Portman, Portmann, Porttman, Partman and others.
Early Notables of the Partmant family (pre 1700)
Notables of the family at this time include Sir William Portman (died 1557), English jurist. His family belonged to Somerset
, and he was in the commission of the peace for that county from time to time. In 1533 King Henry gave him a wardship, and he was one of the administrators... Another 103 words (7 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Partmant Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Partmant family to Ireland
Some of the Partmant family moved to Ireland
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Migration of the Partmant family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Christopher Portman, who came to Carolina in 1679; and Caspar Portman, who settled in New York in 1881.