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Origin Displayed: English
Origins Available: Irish, English, German
Spelling variations include: Fleming, Flemming, Fleeman, Flemons, Flemyng, Fleeming, Flamank, Flament, Flement and many more.
First found in Lanarkshire, where the fleming family was seated from early times.
Some of the first settlers of this name or some of its variants were: Abraham Fleming, who arrived in Boston in 1635, Elizabeth Fleming, who settled in Virginia in 1650, as did Christopher Fleming in 1653, Alexander Fleming, who came to Charleston, South Carolina in 1768, Robert Fleeman, who was living in Pennsylvania in 1778, Hugh Fleming, who was naturalized in Pittsburgh in 1798, Beatrice Fleming, who emigrated from Scotland to Georgia in 1806, Betty Fleming, who sailed from Ireland to Québec in 1853, Eliza Fleming, who came to New York in 1853, and Christina Fleming, who settled in St.
(Above is a small excerpt from our 1800 word history)
Motto Translated: Let the deed shaw.
Suggested Readings for the name fleming
Hamilton, Mullins, Fleming, and Related Lines (of Kentucky, West Virginia, North Carolina, and Tennessee) by Verle Hamilton Parrish, Let the Deed Show: A Pictorial and Historical Record of the Fleming, Edwards and Woods Families Dating from 1700's to 1980 by James R. Fleming.
Some noteworthy people of the name fleming
Peggy fleming (1948-) American figure skater
Rhonda fleming (1923-) American actress
Ian fleming (1908-1964) British creator of James Bond
Williamina Paton fleming (1857-1911) Sc/Am astronomer
Ambrose fleming (1849-1945) British scientist
Alexander fleming (1881-1955) Scottish bacteriologist
Ian Lancaster fleming (1908-1964) English novelist
John Ambrose fleming (1849-1945) English physicist
Margaret fleming (1803-1811) Scottish child author
Paul fleming (1609-1640) German poet
Robert Peter fleming (1907-1971) English travel writer
Sandford fleming (1827-1915) Sc/Can railway engineer
Tom fleming (1927-) Scottish actor
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