Origins Available: French
Noble surnames, such as D'aumont, evoke images of the ancient homeland of the French people. The original bearer of the name D'aumont, which is a local
surname, once lived, held land, or was born in the beautiful region of Picardy. In France, hereditary surnames
were adopted according to fairly general rules and during the late Middle Ages, names that were derived from localities became increasingly widespread. Local
names originally denoted the proprietorship of the village or estate. The D'aumont family derived its surname from the place-name Aumont, which was in the province of Picardy.
Early Origins of the D'aumont family
The surname D'aumont was first found in Picardy (French: Picardie) in northern France, where the family has been recorded from ancient times.
Early History of the D'aumont family
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D'aumont Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Aumont, Aumons, Aumond, Aumant, Aumand, Aumans, Aumonts, Aumonds, Aumants, Aumands, Auxmont, Auxmons, Auxmond, Auxmant, Auxmand, Auxmans, Auxmonts, Auxmonds, Auxmants, Auxmands and many more.
Early Notables of the D'aumont family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the D'aumont family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Jas Aumont settled in Philadelphia in 1840.
Contemporary Notables of the name D'aumont (post 1700)
- Louis Marie Guy d'Aumont de Rochebaron, French Divisional General during the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars from 1789 to 1815 CITATION[CLOSE]
Generals Who Served in the French Army during the Period 1789-1815. (Retrieved 2015, February 11) Louis d'Aumont. Retrieved from http://www.napoleon-series.org/research/c_frenchgenerals.html