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Where did the French Valaud family come from? What is the French Valaud family crest and coat of arms? When did the Valaud family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Valaud family history?
Spelling variations of this family name include: Valade, Vallade, Vallad, Valad, Vallaud, Valaud, Valat, Vallat, Valleau, Valleaux, Valades, Valady, Vallady, Valladao, La Vallaud, La Valat, La Vallade and many more.
First found in Perigord where this distinguished family held a family seat and were members of the aristocracy of that region, and held many alliances with notable families, such as, Durand, Durant, Roubert, Tessière, Simonin, Chaugy, and Velle.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Valaud research. Another 100 words(7 lines of text) covering the year 1547 is included under the topic Early Valaud History in all our PDF Extended History products.
More information is included under the topic Early Valaud Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Jean Valade who settled in Quebec in 1712 from Angoumois near Bordeaux on the west coast of France, on the western border of Perigord; Guillaume Valade arrived in Quebec in 1669 from Aunis on the west coast of France, to the west of Angoumois.
The Valaud Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Valaud 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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