Debeaumont History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms

The surname Debeaumont is a topographic local name, which is a form of hereditary surname. Further research revealed that the name is derived from a physical feature of the geography in the area where the original bearer lived or held land. The surname means "beautiful mountain" and it is certain that the original bearer lived in mountainous terrain.

Early Origins of the Debeaumont family

The surname Debeaumont was first found in Dauphiny (French: Dauphiné or Dauphiné Viennois), a former province in southeastern France, where this family held a family seat since ancient times.

Early History of the Debeaumont family

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Debeaumont Spelling Variations

Spelling variations of this family name include: Beaumont, Beaumon, Beaumons, Beaumonte, Beaumone, Beaumeau, Beaumau, Beaumaux, Beaumau, Beaumond, Beaumeaux, de Beaumont, Beaummont, Beaummon, Beaummons, Beaummonte, Beaummone, Beaummeau, Beaummau, Beaummaux, Beaummau, Beaummond, Beaummeaux, Baumont, Baumon, Baumons, Baumonte, Baumone, Baumeau, Baumau, Baumaux, Baumond, Baumeaux, Bomont, Bomau, Bomond, Bomonte, Bomone, Bomeau, Bomaux, Bomeaux, de Beaumont, de Beaumon, de Beaumons, de Beaumonte, de Beaumone, de Beaumeau, de Beaumau, de Beaumaux, de Beaumau, de Beaumond, de Beaumeaux, DeBeaumont, DeBeaummont, DeBeaummon, DeBeaummons, DeBeaummonte, DeBeaummone, DeBeaummeau, DeBeaummau, DeBeaummaux, DeBeaummau and many more.

Early Notables of the Debeaumont family (pre 1700)

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United States Debeaumont migration to the United States +

Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Debeaumont Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
  • Chantreau DeBeaumont, who arrived in Louisiana in 1719 [1]
Debeaumont Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
  • Joseph R. DeBeaumont, aged 18, who settled in America, in 1919
  • Henry deBeaumont, aged 29, who landed in America from Paris, France, in 1922

Contemporary Notables of the name Debeaumont (post 1700) +

  • Jean Baptiste Élie de Beaumont (1798-1874), French geologist

The Debeaumont Motto +

The motto was originally a war cry or slogan. Mottoes first began to be shown with arms in the 14th and 15th centuries, but were not in general use until the 17th century. Thus the oldest coats of arms generally do not include a motto. Mottoes seldom form part of the grant of arms: Under most heraldic authorities, a motto is an optional component of the coat of arms, and can be added to or changed at will; many families have chosen not to display a motto.

Motto: Fide
Motto Translation: Trust, but in whom take care.

  1. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8) on Facebook