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Where did the French Clemanceau family come from? What is the French Clemanceau family crest and coat of arms? When did the Clemanceau family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Clemanceau family history?The distinguished surname Clemanceau originated in the dynamic country of France. France has long been known for its powerful and eccentric royal dynasties. The surname Clemanceau is derived from the popular French given name Clement. which is derived from the Latin word "clemens," which means "mild" or "merciful." This type of surname is known as a patronym, and comes from a broad class of surnames, called hereditary surnames.
Spelling variations of this family name include: Clément, Clement, Clemanceau, Clemancon, Clémence, Clémentin, Clémentel, Clémentet, Clémenceau, Clémencet, Clémençon, Clémenson, Clémançeau, Clémançon, Clémanson, Cléman, Clémendet, Clémendot, Clémençat, Clémensat and many more.
First found in Poitou, where this family was established in early times.
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Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Jacques Clément, the son of Jean and Julienne Vivie of Normandy, who was married in Quebec to Marie-Louise Giraud; Pierre Clément, the son of Jean and Jeanne Martin, originally of Aunis, who married Louise Gèle in Quebec in 1659.
The Clemanceau Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Clemanceau Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.
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