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Rahm Early Origins



The surname Rahm was first found in Hamburg, where the name contributed greatly to the development of an emerging nation which would later play a large role in the tribal and national conflicts of the area. In later years the name branched into many houses, each playing a significant role in the local social and political affairs is also connected to several place names in the Holstein region. The nobility of the name were also held in Denmark.

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Rahm Spelling Variations


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Rahm Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Rahn, Raphan, Rahon, Raphan and others.

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Rahm Early History


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Rahm Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Rahm research. Another 117 words (8 lines of text) covering the years 1622 and 1676 are included under the topic Early Rahm History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Rahm Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Rahm Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 28 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Rahm Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Rahm Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Konradt Rahm, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1741
  • Kasper Rahm, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1744
  • Barbara Rahm, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1748
  • Elisabeth Rahm, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1748
  • Johan Heinrich Rahm, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1749
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Rahm Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • John Rahm, who arrived in Texas in 1844
  • William Rahm, who landed in Indiana in 1850
  • Adam Rahm, who arrived in Texas in 1851

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Contemporary Notables of the name Rahm (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Rahm (post 1700)



  • John B. Rahm (1854-1935), American bronze medalist golfer at the 1904 Summer Olympics
  • Kevin Rahm (b. 1971), American actor, best known for his role as Kyle McCarty on Judging Amy
  • William Rahm Jr., American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1888
  • John M. Rahm, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1896
  • Herman Rahm, American politician, Candidate for U.S. Representative from Illinois 21st District, 1922
  • Christina Rahm (1760-1837), Swedish operatic singer and a dramatic actress
  • Lennie Arne Robin Rahm (b. 1986), Swedish professional ice hockey goaltender
  • Philippe Rahm (b. 1967), Swiss architect, founder of Philippe Rahm Architects, Paris, France

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Bentley, Elizabeth P. Passenger Arrivals at the Port of New York 1820-1829. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1999. Print.
    2. Gritzner, M. Handbuch der heraldischen Terminologie in zwölf Zungen. Nürnberg: 1890. Print.
    3. Götze, Alfred. Familiennamen im badischen Oberland. Heidelberg: C. Winter, 1918. Print.
    4. Preuss, Otto. Die Lippischen Familiennamen mit Berücksichtigung der Ortsnamen. Detmold: Meyer'sche Hofbuchh, 1887. Print.
    5. Strassburger, Ralph B. Pennsylvania German Pioneers The Original Lists of Arrivals in the Port of Philadelphia 3 Volumes. Baltimore: Picton Press, 1992. Print. (ISBN 978-0929539980).
    6. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
    7. Garland, Mary and Henry Garland Editions. Oxford Companion To German Literature 3rd Edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1997. Print. (ISBN 0198158963).
    8. Bahlow, Hans. Abhandlungen zur Namenforschung und Buchgeschichte. 1980. Print. (ISBN 978-3768690522).
    9. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
    10. Tobler-Meyer, Wilhelm. Familiennamen der Ostschweiz. Zürich: 1894. Print.
    11. ...

    The Rahm Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Rahm Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

    This page was last modified on 26 October 2015 at 09:56.

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