Origins Available: French
The prominent surname Cardot originated in the magnificent and dynamic country of France. This country was known for its powerful and eccentric royal dynasties, and also for its lasting contributions to the culture of Europe. The surname Cardot was an occupational
surname for a person holding the religious title of Cardinal. Occupational
surnames are part of a broader group of surnames, known as hereditary surnames
. They were generally taken from the occupations of an ancestor of the bearer.
Early Origins of the Cardot family
The surname Cardot was first found in Poitou. The name can also be traced to Orleanais (Orléans), with the noble Cardinet family, from which came Claude de Cardinet, a squire who is recorded at his death in 1696, and who was general treasurer in Orléans. CITATION[CLOSE]
Hozier, Charles D, and Antoine Bachelin-Delforenne. État présent De La Noblesse française (1883-1887): Contenant Le Distionnaire De La Noblesse Contemporaine Et Larmorial général De France, Dapres Les Manuscrits De Ch. D Hozier. Librairie Des Bibliophiles, 1884. Print.
Early History of the Cardot family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Cardot research.Another 74 words (5 lines of text) covering the years 1780, 1834, 1838, 1869, 1871, 1882, 1887, 1895, 1850, 1875 and 1856 are included under the topic Early Cardot History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Cardot Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Cardin, Cardet, Cardineau, Cardinet, Cardot and others.
Early Notables of the Cardot family (pre 1700)
Notable amongst the family at this time was Pierre-Maurice Cardinaux, who was a traitor in Paris around 1780. N. Cardet de Loigny was canon of Cléry; Julien Cardin was one of the founders, in 1834, of the Agricultural Society of Poitiers; Lucien Cardot, born in Roville (Meurth) in 1838, entered the... Another 64 words (5 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Cardot Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Cardot family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: 100 individuals who arrived from France onto Canadian shores between 1600 and 1900. Among them, Noel Cardin married in 1669 in Ameau, Quebec; the Cardinet family settled in Canada with Jean-Baptiste, born in 1677.