Early Origins of the Casart family
The surname Casart was first found in Brittany
, originally Armorica in ancient times, 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 Dol 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. The first family of the name was recorded as Cassart de la Joue. This distinguished family traced its roots to the time of achieving nobility in 1702.
Early History of the Casart family
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Casart Spelling Variations
Early Notables of the Casart family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Casart family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Theopholis Family Cassart, who settled in Philadelphia sometime between 1700 and 1800; Daniel Cassard, who settled in Pennsylvania in 1772; Gilbert Cassard, who arrived in Maryland sometime between 1782 and 1857.