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Where did the French Viar family come from? What is the French Viar family crest and coat of arms? When did the Viar family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Viar family history?

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Spelling variations of this family name include: Viard, Viards, Viart, Viarts, Viar, Viars, Viare, Viares, Viarre, Viarres, Viarte, Viartes, Viarde, Viardes, de Viard and many more.

First found in Burgundy (French: Bourgogne), an administrative and historical region of east-central France, where the family has held a family seat since early times.


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This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Viar research. Another 399 words(28 lines of text) covering the years 1342, 1458, 1580, and 1643 are included under the topic Early Viar History in all our PDF Extended History products.

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Another 41 words(3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Viar Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.

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Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Viar Settlers in the United States in the 20th Century


  • Pedro Viar, aged 25, who landed in America, in 1917

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  5. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  6. Vaillancourt, Emile. La Conquete du Canada par les Normands. Biographie de la premiere generation Normande du Canada. Montreal: G. Ducharme, 1930. Print.
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  8. Guérard, Albert Léon. France: a Modern History. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1959. Print.
  9. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
  10. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
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The Viar Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Viar 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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