nickname surname. Nicknames were derived from a wide variety of characteristics that would have been associated with the first person who used the name.
Early Origins of the Blanchete family
Normandy (French: Normandie), the former Duchy of Normandy. The Duchy of Normandy was firmly established after the year 911 when Rollo, Earl of Orkney invaded the territory. Rollo became the first Duke of Normandy.
Early History of the Blanchete family
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Blanchete Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Blanchet, Blancheteau, Blancheton, Blanchonnet and many more.
Early Notables of the Blanchete family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Blanchete family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Pierre Blanchet, of Picardy, who married Marie Fournier in Québec city in 1670; René Blanchet of Poitou, who married Marie Sédilot in Cap-de-la-Madeleine, Quebec in 1670.
The Blanchete Motto
The motto was originally a war cry or slogan. Mottoes first began to be shown with arms in the 14th and 15th centuries, but were not in general use until the 17th century. Thus the oldest coats of arms generally do not include a motto. Mottoes seldom form part of the grant of arms: Under most heraldic authorities, a motto is an optional component of the coat of arms, and can be added to or changed at will; many families have chosen not to display a motto.
Motto: Sans tache
Motto Translation: Without stain.
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