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Early Origins of the Roetman family


The surname Roetman was first found in Thuringia, where the family was known for its contributions to the prosperity and culture of the emerging feudal society. The family branched into numerous houses, many of which acquired estates and manors throughout the surrounding regions.

Early History of the Roetman family


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Roetman Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: Roetman, Roetmann, Roedl, Roet and others.

Early Notables of the Roetman family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the Roetman family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Roetman Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Seliz Roetman, aged 50, originally from Laslaw, arrived in New York in 1907 aboard the ship "Potsdam" from Rotterdam, Netherlands [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JXNG-ZYM : 6 December 2014), Seliz Roetman, 16 May 1907; citing departure port Rotterdam, arrival port New York, ship name Potsdam, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  • Schearne Roetman, aged 50, originally from Janospol Wolhj, Russia, arrived in New York in 1909 aboard the ship "Volturno" from Rotterdam, Netherlands [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JXYM-12D : 6 December 2014), Schearne Roetman, 04 Apr 1909; citing departure port Rotterdam, arrival port New York, ship name Volturno, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  • Lieving Roetman, aged 40, originally from Schiedam, Holland, arrived in New York in 1919 aboard the ship "Nieuw Amsterdam" from Rotterdam, Netherlands [3]CITATION[CLOSE]
    "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:J67Z-32L : 6 December 2014), Lieving Roetman, 04 Nov 1919; citing departure port Rotterdam, arrival port New York, ship name Nieuw Amsterdam, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).

Contemporary Notables of the name Roetman (post 1700)


  • Elizabeth Roetman, American author, known for her book Straight From the Horse’s Mouth: Hopkins, Hidalgo, and Hollywood

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Citations


  1. ^ "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JXNG-ZYM : 6 December 2014), Seliz Roetman, 16 May 1907; citing departure port Rotterdam, arrival port New York, ship name Potsdam, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  2. ^ "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JXYM-12D : 6 December 2014), Schearne Roetman, 04 Apr 1909; citing departure port Rotterdam, arrival port New York, ship name Volturno, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  3. ^ "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:J67Z-32L : 6 December 2014), Lieving Roetman, 04 Nov 1919; citing departure port Rotterdam, arrival port New York, ship name Nieuw Amsterdam, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).


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