Early Origins of the Peersman family
The surname Peersman was first found in the Palatinate, where the name emerged in mediaeval times as one of the notable families of the region. From the 13th century the surname was identified with the great social and economic evolution which made this territory a landmark contributor to the development of the nation.
Early History of the Peersman family
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Peersman Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Peter, Petter, Peeter, Peetter, Peater, Peatter, Peters, Petersen, Peer, Peers and many more.
Early Notables of the Peersman family (pre 1700)
Notables with the name Peersman during this period were Catharina Peeters (1615-1676), Flemish
Baroque painter noted for painting seascapes; Johannes (or Jan) Peeters (1624-1677), a Flemish
Baroque painter who specialized in seascapes and shipwrecks; Bonaventura Peeters the Elder (1614-1652), a Flemish
painter, draughtsman and etcher; John Peeters or Pieters (1667-1727), born... Another 102 words (7 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Peersman Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Peersman family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Abraham Peter came to America in 1770; Henry Peter settled in Philadelphia, Pa. in 1739; Johannes Peter, age 40; arrived in Charles Town, S. C. in 1766.