Early Origins of the Dessoulanges family
The surname Dessoulanges was first found in Languedoc
, where this distinctive family held a family seat
since ancient times.
Early History of the Dessoulanges family
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Dessoulanges Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Solages, Saulages, Sollage, Saullages, Soulage, Soullage, Soulange, Soullange, Des Solages, Des Saulages and many more.
Early Notables of the Dessoulanges family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Dessoulanges family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Jean-Baptiste Soulanges settled in Montreal with his wife Madeleine in 1724.
The Dessoulanges 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: Sol Agens
Motto Translation: The agent