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Early Origins of the Véron family

The surname Véron was first found in the Isle of France.

Some of the family ventured to England shortly after the Conquest. There we find "in 1199, Warin de Virune of Northamptonshire occurring in the Rotuli Curiae Regis. Ralph Werune, in 1279, witnesses an acceptance of one virgate of land from the Knights Templars by Roger de Oseney. Richard de Werun held of the Honour of Ferrers 24 Ed. I.-Nichols' Leicestershire." [1]

Early History of the Véron family

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Véron Spelling Variations

Spelling variations of this family name include: Veron, Veronneau, Veroneau, Vair, Ver, Vairel, Vairet, Vérel, Véret, Verlet, Véret, Vairon, Véron and many more.

Early Notables of the Véron family (pre 1700)

Notable amongst the family was John Véron (d. 1563), French Protestant controversialist, born at or near Sens. "He studied at Orleans in 1534, and about 1536 settled in England, for his letters of denisation, 2 July 1544, state that he had been eight years in that country, that he had been a student at Cambridge." [2] François Véron (c.1575-1649), was a French...
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Véron Ranking

In France, the name Véron is the 509th most popular surname with an estimated 8,829 people with that name. [3]

Canada Véron migration to Canada +

Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Véron Settlers in Canada in the 17th Century
  • Jean Veron, who settled in Quebec in 1634
  • Jean Veron, who married in Duquet, Quebec in 1646
  • Jean Veron, who married Marguerite Hayet, daughter of Sébastien and Marguerite, in Quebec on 25th November 1646 [4]
  • Etienne Veron, son of Jean and Marguerite, who married Marie Moral, daughter of Quentin and Marie, in Trois-Rivières, Quebec on 30th May 1677 [4]
  • Etienne Veron married in Trois-Rivières, Quebec in 1677
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Véron Settlers in Canada in the 18th Century
  • Antoine Veron, son of Pierre and Marie, who married Madeleine Cauchon, daughter of René and Anne, in Montreal, Quebec on 3rd January 1712 [4]
  • Jacques Veron, son of Louis and Marie, who married Marie-Renée Roy, daughter of Pierre and Angélique, in Montreal, Quebec on 18th April 1757 [4]
  • Pierre Veron, son of Jean and Marie-Anne, who married Geneviève Levasseur, daughter of Jacques and Geneviève, in Montreal, Quebec on 7th February 1763 [4]

Contemporary Notables of the name Véron (post 1700) +

  • Pierre Veron (1831-1900), French publicist
  • Louis-Désiré Véron (1798-1867), French opera manager and publisher from Paris
  • Ricardo Matias Verón (b. 1981), Argentine football midfielder
  • Juan Ramón Verón (b. 1944), Argentine football coach and former professional player
  • Juan Sebastián Verón (b. 1975), former Argentine footballer
  • Brigadier Donald Norwood Veron (b. 1907), Chief Signal Officer 1st Australian Army in 1944 [5]
  • Robert Véron, inspector in Neuilly-sur-Seine, France

  1. Cleveland, Dutchess of The Battle Abbey Roll with some Account of the Norman Lineages. London: John Murray, Abermarle Street, 1889. Print. Volume 3 of 3
  2. Smith, George (ed), Dictionary of National Biography. London: Smith, Elder & Co., 1885-1900. Print
  4. Internoscia, Arthur E., and Claire Chevrier. Dictionnaire National des Canadiens Français 1608-1760. Vol. 2, Institut Drouin, 1958.
  5. Generals of World War II. (Retrieved 2011, September 8) Donald Veron. Retrieved from on Facebook