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Where did the French Etienne family come from? What is the French Etienne family crest and coat of arms? When did the Etienne family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Etienne family history?The noble French surname Etienne was originally derived from the Greek name "Stephanos," meaning "crown." The Norman French form of this name was a popular personal name before the advent of surnames, in large part due to the Saint Stephanus.
Spelling variations of this family name include: Etienne, Etiennot, Tenon, Etieve, Estienne and others.
First found in the northern region of Lorraine, where they had many lands and estates.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Etienne research. Another 181 words(13 lines of text) covering the years 162 and 1620 are included under the topic Early Etienne History in all our PDF Extended History products.
Another 39 words(3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Etienne Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Etienne Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
Etienne Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
Etienne Settlers in Canada in the 18th Century
The Etienne Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Etienne Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.
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