The surname Davault was first found in Dauphiny (French: Dauphiné or Dauphiné Viennois), a former province in southeastern France, where the family has been a prominent family for centuries, and held a family seat with lands and manor. The family were well established in the region of the Rhone and several members of the family distinguished themselves through their contributions toward the community in which they lived and were rewarded with lands, titles and letters patent confirming their nobility.
Important Dates for the Davault family
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Davault Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: d'Auvergne, Auvergne, Auvern, Davern, Dauvern, Davergne, d'Avern and many more.
Early Notables of the Davault family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Davault family
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: including many of the name who migrated to the New World from the mid 17th century onward.
Contemporary Notables of the name Davault (post 1700)
Carl A. Davault (1885-1969), American Republican politician, Delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1932
Harry Davault Beaston (1857-1939), American Republican politician, Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1900 (alternate), 1916