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Early Origins of the Voortmann family


The surname Voortmann 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.

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Early History of the Voortmann family

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Early History of the Voortmann family


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Voortmann Spelling Variations

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Voortmann Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: Forsman, Vorsterman, Vorstermann, Vorstman, Vorstmann, Förster, Fuster, Feursman, Vorzmann, Voortmann, van Forsman and many more.

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Early Notables of the Voortmann family (pre 1700)

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Early Notables of the Voortmann family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the Voortmann family to the New World and Oceana

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Migration of the Voortmann family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Gabriel Samuelsson Forsman, who settled in America in 1654; John Fuster, who came to South Carolina in 1736; Jacob Forsman, who came to America in 1739.

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