Origins Available: English, Swiss
Early Origins of the Thurmand family
Hampshire, where the surname first appeared in the mid-13th century. Like many surnames, the Thurmand name started as a personal name; either Thormodh, meaning "Thor's wrath" or the rarer Thormund, meaning "Thor's protection," both of which are of Scandinavian origin.
Early History of the Thurmand family
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Thurmand Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Thurman, Thormund, Thormodh, Thurmand, Thorman and others.
Early Notables of the Thurmand family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Thurmand family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Roger Thurman, who arrived in Maryland in 1678; as well as Charles Thurman, who arrived in Virginia in 1703.