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Where did the French Sauvageau family come from? What is the French Sauvageau family crest and coat of arms? When did the Sauvageau family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Sauvageau family history?The name Sauvageau evolved in the French province of Champagne in the Middle Ages. It was a name for a person who is considered to be unmannered or coarse. Originally the name Sauvageau was from the Old French word "sauvage," meaning "savage."
Spelling variations of this family name include: Sauvage, Sauvages, Sauvageau, Sauvageaud, Sauvageaut, Sauvageaux, Sauvageot, Sauvaget, Sauvagier and many more.
First found in Champagne, where the family was established in a village in the department of Haute-Marne, in the district of Wassy.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Sauvageau research. Another 161 words(12 lines of text) covering the years 1520, 1587, 1706, 1767, 1786, 1794, 1814, 1857, 1872, and 1877 are included under the topic Early Sauvageau History in all our PDF Extended History products.
Another 56 words(4 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Sauvageau Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Sauvageau Settlers in the United States in the 17th Century
The Sauvageau Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Sauvageau 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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