Degand History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
Early Origins of the Degand family
The surname Degand was first found in Burgundy (French: Bourgogne), an administrative and historical region of east-central France, where the family has held a family seat since early times.
Early History of the Degand family
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Degand Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Gand, Gans, Gant, Gond, Gons, Gont, Gande, Gonde, Gandes, Gondes, Gante, Gonte, Gantes, Gontes, de Gand and many more.
Early Notables of the Degand family (pre 1700)
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In France, the name Degand is the 3,314th most popular surname with an estimated 2,000 - 2,500 people with that name. 
Migration of the Degand family
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Bernard Gans settled in New York City in 1761; Christopher Gans settled in Philadelphia in 1754; Francis Phillip Gans settled in Philadelphia in 1855.
Contemporary Notables of the name Degand (post 1700) +
- Michel Degand (1934-2021), French painter, sculptor, cartoonist, and graphic artist
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