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|Did you know that in the 1881 UK census there were 1432 people with the Bertram surname? In that year Bertram was ranked number 2224 for popularity in the UK.|
"Fair and pure. "(The origin and signification of Scottish surnames. Clifford Stanley Sims, 1862)
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"BERTRAM. The Old English (Anglo-Saxon) personal name Beorhtram, "shining raven." Johan Bertram, burgess of Inverkeithing, rendered homage, 1296 (Bain, n, 819). Walter Bartrem, who had a safe conduct to travel in England in 1464, may be Walter Bertrahame, provost of Edinburgh, 1482 (Bain, rv, 1343, 1480). He was also ambassador to France in 1482, and founded two chaplainries in St. Giles (Stodart, n, p. 413). Johannes Bertrame had a remission tor his share in burning the town of Dunbertane, 1489 (Lennox, n, p. 133). Alexander Barthrame was apprentice in Edinburgh, 1667 (Edin. App.), and another Alexander Bertram was retoured heir of William Bertram of Neisbitt, 1690 (Retours, Lanark, 385). Barthram 1633, Bartram and Bartrim 1632, Bartrum 1625, Bertraham 1493, Bertrahame 1479, Bertram 1670; Bartherem, Barthrem, Bartrome, Bertrem. "(The surnames of Scotland. George Fraser Black, 1866-1948)
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|Laura Bertram||Laura Maureen Bertram (born September 5, 1978) is a Canadian actress.|
|Adolf Bertram||Adolf Bertram (March 14 1859 ? July 6 1945) was archbishop of Breslau and a cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church.|
|Henry Bertram||Henry ("Heinrich") Bertram (October 5, 1825 ? September 25, 1878) was a Prussian immigrant to the United States who was a general in the Union Army during the American Civil War.|
|Louise Bertram||Frances Louise Bertram (later "Hulbig", March 30, 1908 ? October 18, 1996) was a Canadian pair skater.|
|John Bertram||John Bertram (16 October 1837 ? 28 November 1904) was a businessman and a Member of Parliament in Canada.|
|James Munro Bertram||James Munro Bertram (11 August 1910 ? 24 August 1993) was a Rhodes scholar, a journalist, writer, relief worker, prisoner of war and a university professor.|
|Carolyn Bertram||Carolyn Bertram is a Canadian politician.|
|Otto Bertram||Otto Bertram (30 April 1916 in Wilhelmshaven ? 8 February 1987) in Freiburg im Breisgau) was a was a German Spanish Civil War and World War II fighter ace who served in the Luftwaffe from 1935 until the end of World War II.|
|Dan Bertram||Daniel Bertram (born January 14, 1987) is a Canadian professional ice hockey player currently playing for the Rockford IceHogs of the American Hockey League (AHL).|
|Alexander Charles Bertram||Alexander Charles Bertram (1852 ? August 30 1908) was a newspaperman from Prince Edward Island.|