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Re: Protzman - Origin of Name
Posted by: Robert Protzman (ID *****4262) Date: February 14, 2005 at 21:15:43
In Reply to: Protzman - Origin of Name by Ken Berry of 91

Hello Ken,

Here is what I have. Protzmann is the orginal spelling of the name. They come from Wittgenborn, Germany. Two brothers came to America one in 1750 and not sure when Lorentz came, I believe it was before.

The Protzman name has gone through some changes.

Protzmann, Protzman, Prottsman, Protsman, Pretzman, Prutzman, Brotzman, Brutzman and maybe a couple more. But all are related to these two brothers. Some Protzmans came from Holland, some from Russia. All are related to the Wittgenborn Protzmanns.


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