Walman History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms

Early Origins of the Walman family

The surname Walman was first found in Prussia, where the name emerged in medieval times as one of the notable families of the region. From the 13th century the surname was identified with the great social and economic evolution which made this territory a landmark contributor to the development of the nation. The earliest record of this family name is at Guttenstdten in the 14th century.

Early History of the Walman family

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Walman Spelling Variations

Spelling variations of this family name include: Waltman, Waltmann, Woltman, Woltmann, Valtman, Valtmann, Waldman, Walman and many more.

Early Notables of the Walman family (pre 1700)

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Australia Walman migration to Australia +

Emigration to Australia followed the First Fleets of convicts, tradespeople and early settlers. Early immigrants include:

Walman Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century
  • Mr. Samuel Walman, English convict who was convicted in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England for 7 years, transported aboard the "Clyde" on 20th August 1830, arriving in Tasmania (Van Diemen's Land) [1]

Contemporary Notables of the name Walman (post 1700) +

  • Louis I. Walman, American Republican politician, Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1900 [2]


  1. ^ Convict Records Voyages to Australia (Retrieved 19th February 2021). Retrieved from https://convictrecords.com.au/ships/clyde
  2. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, December 11) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html


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