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Wertman History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms


Origins Available: Dutch, German


The German surname Wertman was derived from the Low German word "werth," denoting an inkeeper or landlord.

Early Origins of the Wertman family


The surname Wertman was first found in Thuringia, where the family was known for its contributions to the prosperity and culture of the emerging feudal society. The family branched into numerous houses, many of which acquired estates and manors throughout the surrounding regions.

Early History of the Wertman family


This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Wertman research.
Another 217 words (16 lines of text) covering the years 1520, 1702, 1806, 1460, 1519, 1730, 1791, 1772, 1859, 1665 and 1728 are included under the topic Early Wertman History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Wertman Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: Werthen, Werthern, Wurthern, Woerthern, Worthen, Worthern, Warthern, Werther, Werthenberg, Worther, Werther, Werten and many more.

Early Notables of the Wertman family (pre 1700)


Notable members of the surname Wertman in this period were Wigand Wirt (1460-1519), a German theologian best known for his polemic writings attacking the Catholic doctrine of the immaculate conception; Philipp August von Werther (circa 1730-1791)...
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Migration of the Wertman family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Wertman Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • John George Wertman, who settled in Philadelphia in 1772
  • Yerick Wertman, who settled in West New Jersey in 1772

Wertman Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Jacob Wertman, who settled in Mobile Co. AL in 1853
  • Jacob Wertman, who landed in Mobile County, Ala in 1853 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • Charles Wertman, who arrived in Mobile, Ala in 1860 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

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Citations


  1. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

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