Forez region. Chaignon was a name for a person who lived in Forez.
Early Origins of the Chaignon family
Forez, a former province of France, now part of the modern Loire, the Haute-Loire and Puy-de-Dôme départements, where the family was established in early times.
Early History of the Chaignon family
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Chaignon Spelling Variations
local dialects and by the influence of other languages during the early development of the French language. As a result of these linguistic and cultural influences, the name Chaignon is distinguished by a number of regional variations. The many spelling variations of the name include Chagne, Chaigne, Chagnon, Chaignon, Chagnard, Chaignard, Chagnart, Chaignart, Chagnaud, Chaignaud, Chagneau, Chaigneau, Chagneaux, Chaigneaux, Chagnot, Chaignot, Chagnaut, Chaignaut, Chagnaux, Chaignaux, Chagnoux, Chaignoux, Chagnol, Chaignol, Chagnet and many more.
Early Notables of the Chaignon family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Chaignon family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Chaignon Settlers in Canada in the 17th Century
Chaignon Family Crest Products