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Where did the Swiss Thormanne family come from? What is the Swiss Thormanne family crest and coat of arms? When did the Thormanne family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Thormanne family history?
Spelling variations of this family name include: Thorman, Thormann, Thormans, Thormanns, Thormanes, Thormannes, Thormane, Thormanne, Thorrman, Thorrmann, Thoorman, Thoormann, Thurman, Thurmann, Torman, Tureman and many more.
First found in Switzerland, where the name came from humble beginnings but gained a significant reputation for its contribution to the emerging mediaeval society. It later became more prominent as many branches of the same house acquired distant estates and branches, some in foreign countries, always elevating their social status by their great contributions to society.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Thormanne research. Another 171 words (12 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Thormanne History in all our PDF Extended History products.
More information is included under the topic Early Thormanne Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: William Thorman who settled in Maryland in 1659; J. Carsten Thorman who arrived in Philadelphia in 1753; Thomas Thorman who arrived in Virginia in 1769.
The Thormanne Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Thormanne 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.
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