, originally Armorica in ancient times, where the family has been a prominent family for centuries, and held a
with lands and manor. The family were well established in the region of Dol 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.
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Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Jacques Rouanne, who came to Louisiana in 1719; Michel Rouen, who arrived in Quebec in 1749; Alexander Rouan, who settled in Jamaica in 1763; Thomas Rouan, who arrived in United States or West Indies in 1769.