Dansereaux History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
Early Origins of the Dansereaux family
The surname Dansereaux was first found in Ile-de-France.
Early History of the Dansereaux family
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Dansereaux Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Dansereau, Danse, Dansette, Danset, Dansette and many more.
Early Notables of the Dansereaux family (pre 1700)
Notable amongst the family was Simon Flessingue Dansa, a mariner who settled in Marseille at the beginning of the seventeenth century and became a merchant off the Mediterranean Sea. In 1606 he went to Algeria and lived with a tribe. Jean-Charles-Gabriel Danse was a politician in Beauvais in 1788. He became auditor-councilor at the court of Amiens and was a judge in the civil court...
Migration of the Dansereaux family
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: 200 individuals of the lineage who arrived from France onto Canadian shores between 1600 and 1900. Although most settlers arrived during the nineteenth century, some came earlier, such as Pierre Dansereau, who married in 1708 in Varennes, Quebec.