Origins Available: German
Early Origins of the Waserman family
The surname Waserman was first found in Silesia
, where the name emerged in mediaeval 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 these territories a landmark contributor to the development of the nation. Chronicles first mention Heincze Wasserman of Liegnitz, Silesia
in 1372, Procop Basserman (Wasserman) of Prague, Bohemia in 1377, and Heinel der Wasserman of Eger in Bohemia in 1396.
Early History of the Waserman family
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Waserman Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Wassermann, Wasserman, Wasermann, Waserman, Bassermann (Bavaria), Basserman (Bavaria), Basermann (Bavaria), Baserman (Bavaria) and many more.
Early Notables of the Waserman family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Waserman family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Matthias Wassermann, who arrived in Philadelphia in 1754.