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Fulmer Surname History

My Fulmer line first emigrated to the United States in 1752.  Eberhard Ludwig Vollmer (later Fulmer) sailed from Rotterdam on board the ship Caledonia, which docked in Charleston Harbor in October of 1852.  Eberhard grew up in Unterhausen, Wurttenberg, Germany.  Eberhard and his family settled in the Camping Creek area of the Dutch Fork in the back country of South Carolina.  This area is now Lexington County, South Carolina.

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Fulmer Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity

The country of origin for the Fulmers was Germany.  Several families came from Unterhausen, in Wurttenberg, Germany. The primary nationality of the Fulmers is German.  Some of the Fulmers hail from Unterhausen in Wurttenberg, Germany.  In Germany they were known as the Vollmers, but changed their name to Fulmer once in the U.S.

Fulmer Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Fulmer come may come from a craft, such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen. A lot of these craft-based last names can be a profession in a different language. Because of this it is important to know the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its early ancestors. Many names like Fulmer are inspired by religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so on. Often these names relate to a religious sentiment such as "Favored of God".

Fulmer Pronunciation & Spelling Variations

Alternative spellings include Vollmer, Volmer, Folmar, Fullmer, Fulmore and others.

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