Origins Available: English
The name St'aubin has a long French heritage that first began in the northern region of Normandy
. The name is derived from when the family lived at the seigneury of Saint-Aubin-sur-Mer, in Normandy.
Early Origins of the St'aubin family
The surname St'aubin was first found in Normandy
(French: Normandie), the former Duchy of Normandy
, where they held a family seat.
Early History of the St'aubin family
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St'aubin Spelling Variations
The many different spellings of French surnames can be partially explained by the use of local
dialects and by the influence of other languages during the early development of the French language. As a result of these linguistic and cultural influences, the name St'aubin is distinguished by a number of regional variations. The many spelling variations
of the name include Saint-Aubin, Saint-Auban, Saint-Albin, Saint-Albino, Saint-Aubyn, St. Aubin, De St. Aubin and many more.
Early Notables of the St'aubin family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the St'aubin family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
St'aubin Settlers in New Zealand in the 19th Century
- Mr St. Aubin, who landed in Hokianga, New Zealand in 1844
The St'aubin Motto
The motto was originally a war cry or slogan. Mottoes first began to be shown with arms in the 14th and 15th centuries, but were not in general use until the 17th century. Thus the oldest coats of arms generally do not include a motto. Mottoes seldom form part of the grant of arms: Under most heraldic authorities, a motto is an optional component of the coat of arms, and can be added to or changed at will; many families have chosen not to display a motto.
Motto: In se teres
Motto Translation: In the fine