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Early Origins of the Devault family

The surname Devault was first found in Guyenne.

Early History of the Devault family

This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Devault research. Another 25 words (2 lines of text) covering the years 1513, 1711, 1712, 1717, 1744, 1751, 1762, 1766, 1767, 1784, 1793, 1819, 1824, 1825, 1868, and 1896 are included under the topic Early Devault History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Devault Spelling Variations

Spelling variations of this family name include: Devau, Devaud, Devault, Devaux, Deveau, Deveault and many more.

Early Notables of the Devault family (pre 1700)

Notable amongst the name was Louis-Marie Deveaux was a missionary bishop in 1711; Francois-Antoine Devaux was a poet and lawyer in 1712; Francois-Eugene Devault was a general in 1717 in Lure; Etienne Devaut was a missionary in 1744 in Tours; Louis-Marie-Francois-Paul Devault du Croseau was a general in 1751; Pierre Devaux was a Baron and general in 1762; Jacques Devaux was a deputy in 1766 in Bruges (Belgium); Marc-Jean-Baptiste-Urbain Devaux was a general in 1767; Francois-Amand-Marie Devaux was a general in 1784...
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Devault Ranking

In the United States, the name Devault is the 9,851st most popular surname with an estimated 2,487 people with that name. [1]

Canada Devault migration to Canada +

Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Devault Settlers in Canada in the 18th Century
  • Charlotte Devault was married in 1799 in Ste-Anne-de-la-Perade, Quebec

Contemporary Notables of the name Devault (post 1700) +

  • Milton DeVault, American politician, Mayor of Kingsport, Tennessee, 1956 [2]
  • James L. DeVault, American Democratic Party politician, Candidate in primary for Michigan State Senate 17th District, 1970 [2]

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  2. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, November 16) . Retrieved from on Facebook