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Melançon Early Origins



The surname Melançon was first found in Brittany.

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Melançon Spelling Variations


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Melançon Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Melanson, Melançon and others.

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Melançon Early History


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Melançon Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Melançon research. Another 72 words (5 lines of text) covering the years 1851, 1869, and 1871 are included under the topic Early Melançon History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Melançon Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Melançon Early Notables (pre 1700)



Notable amongst this name at this time was many individuals in Canada, such as Isaie Melançon, who was postmaster in Industry, Quebec in 1851; M.M. C. Melançon was president in Montreal...

Another 29 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Melançon Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Melançon Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Ambroise Melançon married in Annapolis Acadie in 1705
  • Claude Melançon married in Annapolis Acadie in 1714
  • Marie Melancon, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1763

Melançon Settlers in Canada in the 17th Century

  • Pierre Melançon, acadian, lived in Port Royal in 1671

Melançon Settlers in Canada in the 18th Century

  • Marie Melançon married in Port Royal in 1733
  • Joseph Melancon, aged 30, landed in St Pierre and Miquelon in 1767
  • Joseph Melançon was born in Baie-Sainte-Marie, Quebec in 1770
  • Louise Melançon was born in Baie-Sainte-Marie, Quebec in 1774

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Contemporary Notables of the name Melançon (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Melançon (post 1700)



  • Charles Joseph "Charlie" Melançon (b. 1947), American politician, Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Louisiana (2005-2011)
  • Meiling "Mei" Melançon (b. 1980), Philippine-born, American actress and former fashion model, known for her work on Rush Hour 2 (2001), X-Men: The Last Stand (2006) and Pathology (2008)
  • Mark David Melancon (b. 1985), American Major League Baseball relief pitcher for the Pittsburgh Pirates
  • Gerard Melancon (b. 1967), American jockey in Thoroughbred horse racing having won his 3,000 race On April 19, 2007
  • Tucker L. Melancon (b. 1946), American judge
  • Larry J. Melancon (b. 1955), American Thoroughbred horse racing jockey
  • Richard Melancon, American Democrat politician, Alternate Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 1924
  • Glenn Melancon, American Democrat politician, Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 4th District, 2006, 2008
  • Charles J. Melancon (b. 1947), American Democrat politician, Member of Louisiana State House of Representatives, 1987-93; U.S. Representative from Louisiana 3rd District, 2005-
  • André Mélançon (b. 1944), French-Canadian, Canadian Film Award winning actor and director, known for La guerre des tuques (1984), Bach et bottine (1986) and Rafales (1990)
  • ... (Another 3 notables are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Melançon Family Crest Products


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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. de la Porte, A. Tresor Heraldique. Paris: F. Casterman, 1864. Print.
    2. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
    3. Filby, P. William and Mary K Meyer. Passenger and Immigration Lists Index in Four Volumes. Detroit: Gale Research, 1985. Print. (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8).
    4. Rasmussen, Louis J. . San Francisco Ship Passenger Lists 4 Volumes Colma, California 1965 Reprint. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1978. Print.
    5. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    6. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    7. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    8. Vaillancourt, Emile. La Conquete du Canada par les Normands. Biographie de la premiere generation Normande du Canada. Montreal: G. Ducharme, 1930. Print.
    9. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
    10. Annuaire Général Héraldique Universel. Paris: Institut Héraldique, 1901. Print.
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    The Melançon Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Melançon 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.

    This page was last modified on 11 April 2016 at 09:33.

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