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Faille Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Faille, Faillebin, Faillant, Failly, Faillet, Faillot and many more.
Early Notables of the Faille family (pre 1700)
Notable amongst the family during this period was Pierre-Louis, count De Failly, who was born in Reims in 1724. Gabriel-Auguste Faillot was a paper manufacturer in the Parisian quarter of Saint-Merry. His son René, a businessman and politician, was an engineer of roads and bridges but preferred to pursue his career in the paper and carton industry founded by his grandfather. Etienne-Michel Faillon was a Sulpicien monk around 1800; Edme-Nicolas Faillot was a sculptor in 1810; Pierre-Louis-Charles-Achille, count of Failly... Another 80 words (6 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Faille Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.