The surname Charvat was first found in Britanny (Bretagne).
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Charvat research.Another 65 words (5 lines of text) covering the years 1351, 1381, 1560, 1580, 1613, 1714, 1766, 1778, 1831, 1832, 1838, 1850, 1880, and 1893 are included under the topic Early Charvat History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
of this family name include: Chauve, Chauveau, Chauvet, Choveau, Chovel, Chauvelin, Chauvelet, Chauvelon, Chauvelot, Chauvin, Chauvineau, Chovin, Chouvin, Chauvet, Chauvette, Chovet, Chouvet, Chauvard, Chauvaux, Chauvat, Chauvois, Chauvard, Chauvenet, Chauvillion, Chauvier, Chauveron, Chauvron and many more.
Notable amongst this name at this time was Urbain Chauveton, an evangelist in 1560; Antoine Chauveau was caretaker of the Abbey of S. Gervais, Paris in 1580; Francois Chauveau was a painter, drawer, and engraver in Paris in 1613; François Chauveau (1613-1676), a French painter and engraver; Henri-Philippe abbey of Chauvelin... Another 141 words (10 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Charvat 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: 250 individuals of the lineage who arrived in Canada from France between 1600 and 1900. Among them were Charles Chauvin, who married in Montreal in 1663.