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Couvreur Early Origins



The surname Couvreur was first found in Picardy (French: Picardie.)

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Couvreur Spelling Variations


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Couvreur Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Couvrette, Couvret, Couvreur, Couvreaux, Couvran, Couvrant, Couvrat and many more.

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Couvreur Early History


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Couvreur Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Couvreur research. Another 161 words (12 lines of text) covering the years 1436, 1437, 1439, 1576, 1811, 1835, 1846, 1857, 1861, 1865, and 1867 are included under the topic Early Couvreur History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Couvreur Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Couvreur Early Notables (pre 1700)



Notable amongst the family name at this period was Jean-Charles de Couvrigny, born in 1861, a Jesuit who taught rhetoric at Mont College in Caen at the time when Voltaire passed through this city. Auguste-Alfred Couvreur was a politician in Langres in 1811 who established himself as a prominent banker and...

Another 64 words (5 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Couvreur Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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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: 70 individuals of the lineage who arrived from France onto Canadian shores between 1600 and 1900. Among these, Victor Couvret married in 1695 in Montreal.

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Contemporary Notables of the name Couvreur (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Couvreur (post 1700)



  • Paul Couvreur, author who lived from 1872 to 1898
  • Jessie Catherine Couvreur, Australian novelist

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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Doyle, William. The Oxford History of the French Revolution. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1990. Print. (ISBN 0192852213).
    2. Filby, P. William and Mary K Meyer. Passenger and Immigration Lists Index in Four Volumes. Detroit: Gale Research, 1985. Print. (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8).
    3. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
    4. Rupp, Daniel L. A Collection of Upwards of Thirty Thousand Names of German, Swiss, Dutch, French and Other Immigrants to Pennsylvania from 1727 to 1776. Baltimore. Print.
    5. Bentley, Elizabeth P. Passenger Arrivals at the Port of New York 1820-1829. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1999. Print.
    6. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
    7. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    8. Vaillancourt, Emile. La Conquete du Canada par les Normands. Biographie de la premiere generation Normande du Canada. Montreal: G. Ducharme, 1930. Print.
    9. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
    10. De Ville, Winston. Gulf Coast Colonials, A Compendium of French Families in Early Eighteenth Century Louisiana. Baltimore, MD: Clearfield, 1999. Print.
    11. ...

    The Couvreur Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Couvreur Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

    This page was last modified on 11 July 2014 at 14:14.

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