The surname Carignet was first found in Brittany.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Carignet research.Another 125 words (9 lines of text) covering the years 1861, 1871, and 1891 are included under the topic Early Carignet History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Notable amongst this name at this time was Godefroy Carignan, who worked in Cournoyer, Quebec in 1861 and many more. For example, Benjamin Carignan was an early innkeeper in Lachine in 1871; Joseph Carignan was a councillor in Saint-Luc in 1871 and Ludger Carignan was a doctor at this same time... Another 117 words (8 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Carignet Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: 200 immigrants of the $ lineage who arrived from France onto Canadian shores between 1600 and 1900.