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Where did the French Jarrette family come from? What is the French Jarrette family crest and coat of arms? When did the Jarrette family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Jarrette family history?The Jarrette surname was originally an occupational name for a Potter, derived from the Old French word "jarre," meaning an earthenware vessel.
Spelling variations of this family name include: Jarre, Jarret, Jarry, Jarree, Jarrie, L'Jarre, Jarrette, Jarron, Lejarre, Jarier, Jarrier, Jarriel and many more.
First found in Brittany, originally Armorica in ancient times, where the family has been a prominent family for centuries, and held a family seat with lands and manor. The family were well established in the region of Dol and several members of the family distinguished themselves through their contributions toward the community in which they lived and were rewarded with lands, titles and letters patent confirming their nobility.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Jarrette research. Another 123 words(9 lines of text) covering the years 1620 and 1674 are included under the topic Early Jarrette History in all our PDF Extended History products.
Another 49 words(4 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Jarrette Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Jean Baptiste Jarry, who came to Louisiana in 1719; Eloi Jarry, who arrived in Montreal in 1653; Andre Jarry, who came to Quebec in 1659; Pierre Jarry, who arrived in Montreal in 1665.
The Jarrette Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Jarrette 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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