Early Origins of the Varma family
The surname Varma 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 Varma family
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Varma Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Vermey, Verme, Varmey, Varmo, Vorm, Ferme, Fermo and others.
Early Notables of the Varma family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Varma family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Alice Ferme, who settled in Barbados in 1660; John Ferme, who settled in New York in 1842; Bernard Ferme, who came to Baltimore in 1844; and Antoine Vermette, who came to Ontario in 1871..