Early Origins of the Quarman family
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 at Woodhouse in that shire.
Early History of the Quarman family
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Quarman Spelling Variations
hundred years, the English language had no fast system of spelling rules. For that reason, spelling variations are commonly found in early Anglo-Saxon surnames. Over the years, many variations of the name Quarman were recorded, including Quarme, Quarm, Cwarm, Kwarm, Quarrm, Quarrme and others.
Early Notables of the Quarman family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Quarman family to the New World and Oceana
To escape oppression and starvation at that time, many English families left for the "open frontiers" of the New World with all its perceived opportunities. In droves people migrated to the many British colonies, those in North America in particular, paying high rates for passages in cramped, unsafe ships. Although many of the settlers did not make the long passage alive, those who did see the shores of North America perceived great opportunities before them. Many of the families that came from England went on to make essential contributions to the emerging nations of Canada and the United States. Research into various historical records revealed some of first members of the Quarman family emigrate to North America:
Quarman Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
Quarman Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century
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