Early Origins of the Choin family
The surname Choin was first found in Touraine.
Early History of the Choin family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Choin research.Another 169 words (12 lines of text) covering the years 1411, 1419, 1523, 1593, 1622, 1669, 1702, 1744, 1747, 1767, 1775, 1777, and 1779 are included under the topic Early Choin History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Choin Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Choin, Chouin, Choine, Choisne, Choinet, Choiniere, Choinière, Choisnet, Choisnel, Choinard, Choisnard, Chouan, Chouanard, Chouard, Chouet, Chouette and many more.
Early Notables of the Choin family (pre 1700)
Notable at this time was P. Chouard, who was a lawyer in Rouen in 1593. Of the Chouet family were two councillors at the Parliament of Bretagne in 1622; the Chouard families of Guinimonière, Riardais, Porte Chouard, Bourbouseul, and Garoulaye were given noble status of ancient extraction in 1669. Marie-Emile de... Another 146 words (10 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Choin Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Choin family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: 300 individuals of the lineage who arrived from France onto Canadian shores between 1600 and 1900. The Chouan family, originally from Paris, settled in Canada with Guillaume Chouan, born in 1732.
Contemporary Notables of the name Choin (post 1700)
- Louis Antoine Choin de Montgay, Baron de Montchoisy, French Divisional General during the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars from 1789 to 1815 CITATION[CLOSE]
Generals Who Served in the French Army during the Period 1789-1815. (Retrieved 2015, February 12) Louis Choin. Retrieved from http://www.napoleon-series.org/research/c_frenchgenerals.html