Early Origins of the Contier family
The surname Contier was first found in Ile-de-France.
Early History of the Contier family
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Contier Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Conellier, Conelier, Conon, Conus, Conet, Conez, Conens, Connot, Counot, Conard, Connard, Contier, Cosnard, Cosnier, Coniac, Connac, Conneau, Connelly, Conneault, Connault and many more.
Early Notables of the Contier family (pre 1700)
Notable amongst the family was Hervé Le Coniac, who was councillor at the parliament in 1614 and author of the "History of Bretagne from fabulous times until the reign of Henry II." Jean Le Coniac was commissioner councillor in 1650, and Yves, his son, was received at the parliament. Jean Le... Another 150 words (11 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Contier Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Contier family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: L. Conelleau, a religious individual who lived in Quebec in 1871; Dennis Connelly was a laborer in 1871 in Lachene; Patrick Connelly worked in Montreal in 1871..