Cailleteau History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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Directly translated, the French word "caille" means "quail". Sources believe that Caille was originally a nickname given to a delicate person. 
Early Origins of the Cailleteau family
The surname Cailleteau was first found in Maine, where the family has been a prominent family for centuries, and held a family seat with lands and manor. The family were well established in the region of Le Mans and several members of the family distinguished themselves through their contributions toward the community in which they lived and were rewarded with lands, titles, and letters patent confirming their nobility.
Important Dates for the Cailleteau family
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Cailleteau Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Cail, Calhau, Cailloux, Caillouet, Caillavet, Caillette, Cailler, Caillé, Caillot, Caillat, Caillaud, Caillaux, Cailleaux, Caillard, Caille, Lacaille, Caila, Cailhaut, Cailhol, Cailhou, Caillan, Caillarville, Caillebot, Caillères, Cailleteau, Cailleu, Caillo, Caillez and many more.
Early Notables of the Cailleteau family (pre 1700)
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Cailleteau migration to Canada
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Cailleteau Settlers in Canada in the 17th Century
- Miss Méry Cailleteau, French settler travelling to Canada for work arriving on 6th April 1642 
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