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The Sauvé surname is derived from the Old French given name Sauvé, which comes from the word "sauver," meaning "to save." The name was given to those who were thought to have achieved religious salvation.

Early Origins of the Sauvé family


The surname Sauvé was first found in Burgundy (French: Bourgogne), an administrative and historical region of east-central France where the family has held a family seat since early times.

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Early History of the Sauvé family

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Early History of the Sauvé family


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Another 419 words (30 lines of text) covering the years 1491, 1514, 1537, 1543, 1551, 1685, 1692, 1527, 1554, 1570, 1653, 1716 and 1696 are included under the topic Early Sauvé History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Sauvé Spelling Variations

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Sauvé Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: Sauvé, Sauvat and others.

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Early Notables of the Sauvé family (pre 1700)

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Early Notables of the Sauvé family (pre 1700)


Notable amongst the family at this time was Joseph Sauveur (1653-1716), a French mathematician and physicist, Professor of Mathematics and in 1696 became a member of the French...
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Migration of the Sauvé family to the New World and Oceana

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Migration of the Sauvé family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Sauvé Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Bayne Sauve, aged 26, who landed in America from England, in 1902
  • Armide Sauve, aged 38, who emigrated to America, in 1909
  • Elizabeth Sauve, aged 50, who landed in America, in 1912
  • Albert Sauve, aged 16, who landed in America, in 1919
  • Gilbert Sauve, aged 18, who settled in America, in 1922
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Sauvé Settlers in Canada in the 20th Century

  • Mr. Almeida Sauve, aged 34, who settled in Montreal, in 1905
  • Elizabeth G Sauve, aged 50, who settled in Montreal, Canada, in 1912
  • Joseph Alfonso Sauve, aged 51, who emigrated to Montreal, Canada, in 1912
  • Edouard Sauve, aged 26, who emigrated to Vancouver, Canada, in 1920

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Contemporary Notables of the name Sauvé (post 1700)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Sauvé (post 1700)


  • Philippe Sauvé (b. 1980), American former professional ice hockey goaltender
  • Jay L. Sauve, American Libertarian politician, Candidate for Michigan State House of Representatives 78th District, 1998 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, November 4) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Yann Sauvé (b. 1990), Canadian professional ice hockey defenceman
  • Maxime Sauvé (b. 1990), Canadian professional ice hockey player
  • Arthur Sauvé PC (1874-1944), Canadian politician in Quebec, Senator for Rigaud, Quebec (1935-1944), Postmaster General (1930-1935)
  • Joseph Mignault Paul Sauvé (1907-1960), Canadian politician, Premier of Quebec in 1959
  • Jeanne Mathilde Sauvé (1922-1993), Canadian journalist and politician, first female Speaker of the House of Commons, and later became the first woman Governor General of Canada
  • Robert Sauvé (b. 1955), Canadian professional (NHL) hockey goaltender

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Citations

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  1. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, November 4) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html

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