Bernet History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
Early Origins of the Bernet family
The surname Bernet was first found in Dauphiny (French: Dauphiné or Dauphiné Viennois), a former province in southeastern France, where the family has held a family seat since ancient times.
Early History of the Bernet family
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Bernet Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Bernier and others.
Early Notables of the Bernet family (pre 1700)
Notable amongst the family at this time was François Bernier (1625-1688), a French physician and traveler; Nicolas Bernier (1664-1734), a French composer; and Henri de Bernières (c. 1635-1700), born in Normandy, he became a priest and...
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In France, the name Bernet is the 1,868th most popular surname with an estimated 3,287 people with that name. 
Bernet migration to the United States +
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Bernet Settlers in United States in the 17th Century
- Ralph Bernet, who landed in Maryland in 1671 
Bernet Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
- Anspel Bernet, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1727 
- Heinrich Bernet, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1732 
- Henrich Bernet, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1732 
- Jacob Bernet, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1751 
- Nick Bernet, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1769 
Bernet Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Costes, Benito Bernet, who arrived in Puerto Rico in 1860 
Related Stories +
- ^ http://www.journaldesfemmes.com/nom-de-famille/nom/
- ^ 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)