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The Sévigny surname is a habitational name taken from a place in Ille-et-Vilaine.

Sévigny Early Origins



The surname Sévigny was first found in Brittany where this distinguished family held a family seat.

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Sévigny Spelling Variations


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Sévigny Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Sévin, Sévine, Sévigné, Sévnet, Sévnier, Sévne and many more.

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Sévigny Early History


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Sévigny Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Sévigny research. Another 145 words (10 lines of text) covering the years 1651, 1623, 1651, 1626, 1696, 1646 and 1705 are included under the topic Early Sévigny History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Sévigny Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Sévigny Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 41 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Sévigny 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:

Sévigny Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Wilfred A. Sevigny, aged 20, who settled in America, in 1919

Sévigny Settlers in Canada in the 20th Century

  • Ambroise Leon Sevigny, aged 57, who settled in Montreal, Canada, in 1915
  • Ambrose Leon Sevigny, aged 59, who emigrated to Montreal, Canada, in 1918

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Contemporary Notables of the name Sévigny (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Sévigny (post 1700)



  • Chloë Stevens Sevigny (b. 1974), American actress and Golden Globe award winner
  • Bernard Sévigny, Canadian politician, mayor of Sherbrooke, Quebec
  • Hon. Pierre Sévigny (1917-2004), Canadian soldier, author, politician, and academic, Associate Defence minister
  • Richard Sevigny (b. 1957), Canadian professional NHL ice hockey goaltender
  • Albert Sévigny (1881-1961), Canadian lawyer and politician, member of the Canadian House of Commons

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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Bentley, Elizabeth P. Passenger Arrivals at the Port of New York 1820-1829. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1999. Print.
    2. 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).
    3. de la Porte, A. Tresor Heraldique. Paris: F. Casterman, 1864. Print.
    4. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    5. Guérard, Albert Léon. France: a Modern History. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1959. Print.
    6. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
    7. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
    8. Annuaire Général Héraldique Universel. Paris: Institut Héraldique, 1901. Print.
    9. Vaillancourt, Emile. La Conquete du Canada par les Normands. Biographie de la premiere generation Normande du Canada. Montreal: G. Ducharme, 1930. Print.
    10. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
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    The Sévigny Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Sévigny 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 29 October 2016 at 23:31.

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