Beaudet History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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The surname Beaudet is a local type of surname; it is derived from the local geography near where the original bearer lived or held land. Old records show the name Beaudet was derived from the Old French word bad, which meant "open." The original bearer, therefore, lived in open land. The verb "badar" is from the "occitan" dialect of Old French, found in the southeast of France.
Early Origins of the Beaudet family
The surname Beaudet was first found in Provence, where this distinguished family have been seated since very early times.
Early History of the Beaudet family
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Beaudet Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Badet, Baddet, Baddett, Baddette, Badette, Badett, Badeig and many more.
Early Notables of the Beaudet family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Beaudet family
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: M. Badin who settled in New Orleans in 1822 at the age of 22.
Contemporary Notables of the name Beaudet (post 1700) +
- Nelson Beaudet, American politician, Candidate for Mayor of Gardner, Massachusetts, 1939 
- Matthew Beaudet, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 2008 
- Albert E. Beaudet, American Republican politician, Candidate for New Hampshire State Senate 19th District, 1938 
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