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The prestigious surname Clavette originated in the beautiful and majestic region of Poitou in France. France was notorious for its eccentric kings, but it was revered for its contributions to European art and culture. The surname Clavette originally came from the region of Poitou. It is a topographical name, which is a type of hereditary surname. Topographical surnames were taken from physical features or landmarks that the family lived near.

Clavette Early Origins



The surname Clavette was first found in Poitou, where the family was anciently established in a village of Aunis, in the department of Charente-Inférieure, in the district of La Rochelle.

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Clavette Early History


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Clavette Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Clavette research. Another 132 words (9 lines of text) covering the years 1815, 1826, 1835, and 1881 are included under the topic Early Clavette History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Clavette Spelling Variations


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Clavette Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Clave, de Clave, Clavé, Clavet, Clavette, Clavau, Clavaud, Clavaut, Clavaux and many more.

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Clavette Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Clavette Early Notables (pre 1700)



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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Jean Claveau, a tailor, the son of Eustache and Catherine Bonnet, of Marand, in the diocese of LaRochelle, who married Marie-Louise Doyon in Quebec City in 1736.

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Contemporary Notables of the name Clavette (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Clavette (post 1700)



  • Gérald Clavette (b. 1941), Canadian provincial politician, Speaker of the New Brunswick Legislative Assembly, Minister of Agriculture (1991-1994)

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