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Camus Early Origins



The surname Camus was first found in Provence where this illustrious family held a family seat from ancient times.

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Camus Spelling Variations


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Camus Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Camus, Camut, Camou, Camu, Camous, Gamu, Gamus, Gamou, Gamous, Le Camus, Le Camut, Le Camou, Le Camu, Le Camous, Le Gamu, Le Gamus, Le Gamou, Le Gamous, Camard, Camardo, Camardon and many more.

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Camus Early History


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Camus Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Camus research. Another 789 words (56 lines of text) covering the years 1426, 1546, 1656, 1680, 1750, 1789, 1791, 1800, and 1810 are included under the topic Early Camus History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Camus Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Camus Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 28 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Camus Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Camus Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Antoine Camus, aged 41, settled in Louisiana in 1719
  • Antoine Camus, aged 41, landed in Louisiana in 1719

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Contemporary Notables of the name Camus (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Camus (post 1700)



  • Louis Camus, French Brigadier General during the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars from 1789 to 1815
  • Christian François Camus, Baron de Richemont, French Brigadier General during the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars from 1789 to 1815
  • Louis-Auguste Camus, French Brigadier General during the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars from 1789 to 1815
  • Albert Camus, French Writer, received the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1957
  • Marcel Camus, French Film Producer
  • Armand Gaston Camus (1740-1804), French revolutionary
  • Carlos Camus (1927-2014), Chilean Roman Catholic prelate, Bishop of Copiapó (1968-1976) and Linares (1976-2003)

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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    2. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    3. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
    4. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
    5. de la Porte, A. Tresor Heraldique. Paris: F. Casterman, 1864. Print.
    6. Conrad, Glenn R. The First Families of Louisiana. Baton Rouge LA: Claitor's Publishing, 1970. Print.
    7. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    8. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
    9. Rupp, Daniel L. A Collection of Upwards of Thirty Thousand Names of German, Swiss, Dutch, French and Other Immigrants to Pennsylvania from 1727 to 1776. Baltimore. Print.
    10. Rasmussen, Louis J. . San Francisco Ship Passenger Lists 4 Volumes Colma, California 1965 Reprint. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1978. Print.
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    The Camus Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Camus Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

    This page was last modified on 11 February 2015 at 16:04.

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