The surname Guérette was first found in Maine.
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Notable amongst the family at this time was Jean Guéret, born in Laval in 1559, who entered the Company of Jesus at the novitiate of Verdun in 1580. He taught philosophy at the Clermont College in Paris for eight years. In 1599 he was named master of the novices and rector... Another 123 words (9 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Guérette Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: 40 individuals who arrived from France to Canadian shores between 1600 and 1900. Among them, Jacques Gueret married in Beauport in 1694; Jean-Baptiste Gueret married in Kamouraska in 1733.