The prestigious surname Aymard originated in the beautiful and majestic region of Poitou in France. France was notorious for its eccentric kings, but it was revered for its contributions to European art and culture. The surname Aymard originally came from the region of Poitou. It is a topographical name, which is a type of hereditary surname. Topographical surnames were taken from physical features or landmarks that the family lived near.
Early Origins of the Aymard family
The surname Aymard was first found in Poitou, where the family played an integral role in the social and cultural domains of the region.
Early History of the Aymard family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Aymard research.Another 180 words (13 lines of text) covering the years 1257, 1397, 1403, 1467, 1554, 1747, 1788, 1808, 1810, 1814, 1817, and 1818 are included under the topic Early Aymard History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Aymard Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Aymard, Aymars, Aymar, Aymaris, Des Aymars, Des Aymaris, Aymers, Aymer, Aymeric, Aymery, Aimard, Aimar, Aimery, Aimeric, Eymar, Eymars, Eymard, Hémard, Hémart, Hémet, Hembert, Hémery, Hémeret, Emery, Emmery and many more.
Early Notables of the Aymard family (pre 1700)
Notable amongst the family at this time was Jean, man-at-arms for the Lord of Grève, he was also involved in the banishing of nobility from the Empire in 1467; Olivier, Lord of Viroflay in the district of Versailles... Another 38 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Aymard Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Aymard family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Aymard Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
- Pierre Aymard married Jeanne-Marguerite Bloys in 1702
- François Aymard married Marie-Louise Descens the 12th of June, 1706
Aymard Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century
- A.P. Aymard, who arrived in Adelaide, Australia aboard the ship "Elizabeth" in 1849 CITATION[CLOSE]
State Records of South Australia. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) ELIZABETH 1849. Retrieved from http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/BSA/1849Elizabeth.htm
Contemporary Notables of the name Aymard (post 1700)
- Antoine Aymard, French Brigadier General during the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars from 1789 to 1815 CITATION[CLOSE]
Generals Who Served in the French Army during the Period 1789-1815. (Retrieved 2015, February 11) Antoine Aymard. Retrieved from http://www.napoleon-series.org/research/c_frenchgenerals.html
- André Aymard, French historian
- Emmanuel Aymard, Dental Surgeon, Paris