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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, who landed in Louisiana in 1719 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    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)

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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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Camus Family Crest Products


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Citations


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Citations



  1. ^ 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)

Other References

  1. D'Hozier Charles. Armorial Général de France. Paris: Dillon, 1875. Print.
  2. Rasmussen, Louis J. . San Francisco Ship Passenger Lists 4 Volumes Colma, California 1965 Reprint. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1978. Print.
  3. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
  4. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
  5. Doyle, William. The Oxford History of the French Revolution. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1990. Print. (ISBN 0192852213).
  6. De Ville, Winston. Gulf Coast Colonials, A Compendium of French Families in Early Eighteenth Century Louisiana. Baltimore, MD: Clearfield, 1999. Print.
  7. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
  8. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
  9. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
  10. Guérard, Albert Léon. France: a Modern History. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1959. 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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