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Salm History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms



Early Origins of the Salm family


The surname Salm was first found in Holland, where the name became noted for its many branches in the region, each house acquiring a status and influence which was envied by the princes of the region. The name was first recorded in South Holland, a province of Holland, the most crowded province of the Netherlands. The principal cities are Rotterdam, Leyden and Shiedam. Noted is the famed castle of Teilengen where Jacqueline of Bavaria is buried. In their later history the surname became a power unto themselves and were elevated to the ranks of nobility as they grew into this most influential family.

Early History of the Salm family


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Salm Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: Salm, Salme, Salmes, Salms, Salmm, Sallm, Sallme, Saalmes, Psalm, Sarm, Sarme and many more.

Early Notables of the Salm family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the Salm family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Salm Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Christian Salm, who arrived in America in 1836
  • August Salm, who settled in America in 1854
  • August Salm, aged 14, who landed in America in 1854 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • B. Salm, who arrived in Indiana in 1867
  • Bertha Salm, who arrived in New York, NY in 1871
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Salm Settlers in Canada in the 19th Century

  • Christiane Barbara Salm, who arrived in Quebec in 1855
  • Anna Maria Salm, who arrived in Quebec in 1855
  • Casper Salm, who settled in Ontario in 1871

Contemporary Notables of the name Salm (post 1700)


  • George Salm, American Republican politician, Candidate in primary for Supervisor of Delhi Township, Michigan, 1959 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 21) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Abraham Salm (1857-1915), son of the architect Gerlof Salm, a Dutch architect and founding chairman of the Amsterdam architectural society Maatschappij tot Bevordering der Bouwkunst
  • Abram "Ab" Salm (1801-1876), Dutch painter who spent 29 years painting in Indonesia
  • Jean-Baptiste Salm, French Brigadier General during the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars from 1789 to 1815 [3]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Generals Who Served in the French Army during the Period 1789-1815. (Retrieved 2015, September 11) Jean-Baptiste Salm. Retrieved from http://www.napoleon-series.org/research/c_frenchgenerals.html

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Citations


  1. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  2. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 21) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  3. ^ Generals Who Served in the French Army during the Period 1789-1815. (Retrieved 2015, September 11) Jean-Baptiste Salm. Retrieved from http://www.napoleon-series.org/research/c_frenchgenerals.html

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