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Cugnac Early Origins



The surname Cugnac was first found in Périgord, where this very prestigious family has held a family seat since ancient times.

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Cugnac Spelling Variations


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Cugnac Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Cugnac, Cugnacs, Cugnaque, Cugnaques, du Cugnac and many more.

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Cugnac Early History


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Cugnac Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Cugnac research. Another 451 words (32 lines of text) covering the years 1190, 1456, and 1666 are included under the topic Early Cugnac History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Cugnac Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Cugnac Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Cugnac 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: Phillipe Conack settled in Virginia in 1652.

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Contemporary Notables of the name Cugnac (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Cugnac (post 1700)




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Motto


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Motto



The motto was originally a war cry or slogan. Mottoes first began to be shown with arms in the 14th and 15th centuries, but were not in general use until the 17th century. Thus the oldest coats of arms generally do not include a motto. Mottoes seldom form part of the grant of arms: Under most heraldic authorities, a motto is an optional component of the coat of arms, and can be added to or changed at will; many families have chosen not to display a motto.

Motto: Comme il nous plait
Motto Translation: As we please


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
    2. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    3. de la Porte, A. Tresor Heraldique. Paris: F. Casterman, 1864. Print.
    4. Conrad, Glenn R. The First Families of Louisiana. Baton Rouge LA: Claitor's Publishing, 1970. Print.
    5. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
    6. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial general by J. B. Rietstap 6 volumes in 3. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1976. Print.
    7. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
    8. Guérard, Albert Léon. France: a Modern History. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1959. Print.
    9. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
    10. Annuaire Général Héraldique Universel. Paris: Institut Héraldique, 1901. Print.
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    The Cugnac Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Cugnac 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 26 March 2014 at 14:44.

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