The surname Dave was first found in Savoy (French: Savoie) in the Rhône-Alpes region of the French Alps.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Dave research.Another 41 words (3 lines of text) covering the years 1359, 1495, 1552, 1600, 1665, 1688, 1700, 1742, 1767, 1770, 1793, 1810, 1813, 1821, 1830, 1853, 1854, and 1874 are included under the topic Early Dave History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
of this family name include: Daviau, Daviault, Davin, Davion, Daviot, Davis, David, Davy, Daviaud, Davion, Davioud, Davidou, Davin, Davinet, Davinroy, Davet, Davier, Daviel and many more.
Notable in the family name at this time was Charles David, an architect in Beauvais in 1552; another Charles David was an artist and engraver in Paris en 1600; Louis Edme Davier, born in 1665 in Joigny, was a lawyer at the Parisian Parliament in 1688. Jacques Daviel was a surgeon and was mainly interested in ocular methods, for which he became famous. In 1700 he was named ocular surgeon to King Louis XV. Pierre-Felix-Barthelemy David was Governor of Senegal in 1742; Jacques-Louis David was a very famous painter in Paris in 1770; Jean-Antoine David was a general in Arbois in... Another 109 words (8 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Dave Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.