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Volkmann Early Origins



The surname Volkmann was first found in Bavaria, where the name Vollman was anciently associated with the tribal conflicts of the area. They declared allegiances to many nobles and princes of early history, lending their influence in struggles for power and status within the region. They branched into many houses, and their contributions were sought by many leaders in their search for power.

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Volkmann Spelling Variations


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Volkmann Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Vollman, Vollmar, Volmar, Follemans, Veulemans, Valman, Vellmen and many more.

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Volkmann Early History


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Volkmann Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Volkmann research. Another 186 words (13 lines of text) covering the years 1640 and 1790 are included under the topic Early Volkmann History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Volkmann Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Volkmann Early Notables (pre 1700)



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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Volkmann Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Nicol Volkmann, who arrived in North America in 1832-1849
  • Dorothea Volkmann, aged 68, arrived in America in 1843
  • Anna Volkmann, aged 38, arrived in America in 1843
  • David Volkmann, aged 56, landed in America in 1846
  • Adam Volkmann, who arrived in New Jersey in 1854
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Volkmann Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century

  • Bernhard Volkmann, aged 43, arrived in South Australia in 1847 aboard the ship "Hermann von Beckerath"

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Contemporary Notables of the name Volkmann (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Volkmann (post 1700)



  • Johann Hermann Volkmann (b. 1896), American politician, U.S. Vice Consul in Odessa, 1884; U.S. Consul in Odessa, 1890-96
  • Richard von Volkmann (1830-1889), German surgeon and author of poetry and fiction, who developed Volkmann's contracture, son of physiologist A.W. Volkmann
  • Elisabeth Volkmann (1936-2006), German actress and voice actor
  • Friedrich Robert Volkmann (1815-1883), German composer from Lommatzsch, Saxony
  • Alfred Wilhelm Volkmann (1801-1877), German physiologist, anatomist, and philosopher who developed Volkmann canals

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Göbel, Otto. Niederdeutsche Familiennamen der Gegenwart Wolfshagen-Schäbentz. Franz: Westphal, 1936. Print.
    2. Steed, Henry Wickham . The Hapsburg Monarchy. London: Constable and Company, 1919. Print.
    3. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    4. Bentley, Elizabeth P. Passenger Arrivals at the Port of New York 1820-1829. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1999. Print.
    5. Jones, Henry Z. Palatine Families of New York 2 Volumes. Rockland, ME: Picton Press, 2001. Print. (ISBN 978-0961388829).
    6. Götze, Alfred. Familiennamen im badischen Oberland. Heidelberg: C. Winter, 1918. Print.
    7. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial general by J. B. Rietstap 6 volumes in 3. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1976. Print.
    8. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
    9. Schenk, Trudy. Wuerttemberg Emigration Index Volume I-VIII. Salt Lake City: Ancestry Inc., 1986. Print.
    10. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
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    The Volkmann Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Volkmann 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.

    This page was last modified on 8 October 2015 at 14:03.

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