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Where did the French Lauzon family come from? When did the Lauzon family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Lauzon family history?Noble surnames, such as Lauzon, evoke images of the ancient homeland of the French people. The original bearer of the name Lauzon, which is a local surname, once lived, held land, or was born in the beautiful Guyenne region of France. In France, hereditary surnames were adopted according to fairly general rules and during the late Middle Ages, names that were derived from localities became increasingly widespread. Local names originally denoted the proprietorship of the village or estate. The Lauzon family originally lived in the village of Loison.
Spelling variations of this family name include: Lauzon, Lauzun, Lauzanne, L'Auzon, L'Auzon, Lauson, Lauzin and many more.
First found in Guyenne where they held a family seat in the seigneurie of Caumont.
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Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Gilles Lauzon who arrived in Quebec from Normandy in 1653. Parish records from Quebec show that Jean Lauzet married in Sainte-Famille in 1669; Marguerite Lauzon married in Montreal in 1672.
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