Noble surnames, such as De lauzun, evoke images of the ancient homeland of the French people. The original bearer of the name De lauzun, which is a local
surname, once lived, held land, or was born in the beautiful Guyenne region of France. 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 De lauzun family originally lived in the village of Loison.
Early Origins of the De lauzun family
The surname De lauzun was first found in Guyenne where they held a family seat
in the seigneurie of Caumont.
Early History of the De lauzun family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our De lauzun research.Another 239 words (17 lines of text) covering the years 1632, 1723, 1583, 1666, 1651, 1657, 1631 and 1687 are included under the topic Early De lauzun History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
De lauzun Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Lauzon, Lauzun, Lauzanne, L'Auzon, L'Auzon, Lauson, Lauzin and many more.
Early Notables of the De lauzun family (pre 1700)
Notable amongst the name was Duke of Lauzun, Marshall of France; Jean de Lauzon or de Lauson (1583-1666), French Governor of New France from 1651 to 1657... Another 27 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early De lauzun Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the De lauzun family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Gilles Lauzon who arrived in Quebec from Normandy
in 1653. Parish records from Quebec show that Jean Lauzet married in Sainte-Famille in 1669; Marguerite Lauzon married in Montreal in 1672.