Origins Available: French
Early Origins of the Feyer family
The surname Feyer was first found in Burgundy (French: Bourgogne), an administrative and historical region of east-central France where the family has been a prominent family for centuries, and held a family seat
with lands and manor. The family were well established in the region of Dijonnais and several members of the family distinguished themselves through their contributions toward the community in which they lived and were rewarded with lands, titles and letters patent confirming their nobility.
Early History of the Feyer family
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Feyer Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Veirs, Vers, Veires, Fers, Fehrs, Feirs, Vehrs, Viers, Veirz, Feirz, Verz, Vair, Vairs, Veurs, Vayers, Vayres, Feuers, Veirz, Veurz and many more.
Early Notables of the Feyer family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Feyer family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Richard Faire, who came to Virginia in 1643; Mathew Faire, who arrived in Virginia in 1643; Francoise Pare, who arrived in Quebec in 1651; Lydia Phares, who arrived in Maryland in 1658.