The surname Coeur was first found in Brittany.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Coeur research.Another 68 words (5 lines of text) covering the years 1026, 1096, 1357, 1381, 1564, 1681, 1686, 1687, 1706, 1711, 1768, and 1828 are included under the topic Early Coeur History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
of this family name include: Lecours, Lecourt, Lecourtier, Lecourtois, Le Cours, Le Court, Le Courtier and many more.
Notable amongst this name at this time was an individual of the house of Lecourt, such as François, lord of Béru, who reaffirmed his nobility in 1686, and was father of Etienne, Cavalier of Saint-Lazare in 1687. Etienne's son was Edme, Lieutenant-colonel, Cavalier of Saint-Louis, whose son in turn was Etienne-Nicolas, Cavalier of Saint-Lazare, captain of the Royal Chivalry. Pierre-François Lecourrayer... Another 60 words (4 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Coeur 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: 240 individuals who arrived from France onto Canadian shores between 1600 and 1900. Most came during the nineteenth century, but a few immigrated earlier, such as Michel Lecourt, who married in Quebec in 1667.