Baton History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
Early Origins of the Baton family
The surname Baton was first found in Poitou, where this family held a family seat since ancient times.
Early History of the Baton family
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Baton Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Bastien, Bastian, Bastiat, Bastin, Bastan, Bastia, Baston, Bâton, Baton, Bastier, Bastié, Bâtier and many more.
Early Notables of the Baton family (pre 1700)
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Baton migration to the United States
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Baton Settlers in United States in the 17th Century
- George Baton, who arrived in Maryland in 1672 
- Isaac Baton, who arrived in Carolina in 1679 
- Mr Baton, who arrived in Carolina in 1679 
Baton Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
- Alen Baton, who landed in South Carolina in 1716 
- Guiliaume Baton, who landed in Virginia in 1731 
Baton Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- John Baton, who arrived in New York in 1822 
- William Baton, who landed in Mississippi in 1896 
Contemporary Notables of the name Baton (post 1700)
- René-Emmanuel Baton (1879-1940), known as Rhené-Baton, a French conductor and composer
- ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)