The history of the Cuvilliers family goes back to the Medieval landscape of northern France, to that coastal region known as Normandy
. It is derived from the family living in Normandy.
Early Origins of the Cuvilliers family
The surname Cuvilliers was first found in Normandy
(French: Normandie), the former Duchy of Normandy
, where the family held a family seat
since early times.
Early History of the Cuvilliers family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Cuvilliers research.Another 381 words (27 lines of text) covering the years 1766, 1809, 1824, 1803, 1836, 1847, 1876, 1813 and 1875 are included under the topic Early Cuvilliers History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Cuvilliers Spelling Variations
There were a great number of spelling variations
in French surnames. One reason for this was the wide variety of cultural influences present in France during the early development of the French language. The many spelling variations of the name include Cuvelier, Cuvellier, Cuvilier, Cuvillier, Cuveliers, Cuvelliers, Cuviliers and many more.
Early Notables of the Cuvilliers family (pre 1700)
Notable amongst the family in this period was Cuvelier, a "trouvère" and the author of "Chronique de Bertrand du Guesclin"; Eugène Cuvellier, who was born in Paris in 1813... Another 29 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Cuvilliers Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Cuvilliers family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Cuvilliers Settlers in Canada in the 18th Century
- Philippe-Augustin Cuvilliers, the son of Jean-Philippe and Jacqueline Carpentier of Penin, in the diocese of Arras, who married Marie-Anne Chevalier in 1755 in Quebec City
- Augustin Cuvilliers, who married Angélique Miot in Beaumont, Quebec in 1778