Bygude History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
Early Origins of the Bygude family
The surname Bygude was first found in Ile-de-France, 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 Paris 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.
Important Dates for the Bygude family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Bygude research. Another 110 words (8 lines of text) covering the years 1518, 1808, 1747, 1825, 1643, 1708, 1662, 1702, 1651, 1711, 1679, 1649, 1720, 1703 and 1778 are included under the topic Early Bygude History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Bygude Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Bigot, Bigodet, Bigotteau, Bigott, Bigote, Biguot, Biguotte, Bigoteau, Bigotau, Bigottau, Biguotau, Biguotteau, Bigotin, Bigottin, Bigottier, Bigottière, Bigod, Bigos, Bigault, Biggault, Biggot, Biggott, Biggote, Biggotte, Biggotin Biggottin, Biggottière, Biggottier, Biguoteau, Bigaut and many more.
Early Notables of the Bygude family (pre 1700)
Notable amongst the family was François Bigot (c. 1643-1708), French immigrant to New France in 1662, court officer, seigneurial attorney and royal notary and court officer in Trois-Rivières (1702); Jacques Bigot (1651-1711), a Jesuit priest who arrived in Canada in 1679 as a missionary...
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Migration of the Bygude family
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: including many of the name who migrated to the New World from the mid 17th century onward.