Early Origins of the Fleurent family
The surname Fleurent was first found in Lorraine
, 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 Nancy 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 Fleurent family
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Fleurent Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Florence, Florance, Florange, Florenges, Florenge, Florens, Florans, Florent, Florenty and many more.
Early Notables of the Fleurent family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Fleurent family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Guillaume Florent, who was recorded in Quebec in 1662; Bernard de Florensac, who was among the Carignan-Salieres Regiment in Quebec in 1665; Eliza Florence, who is on record in Virginia in 1706.
Contemporary Notables of the name Fleurent (post 1700)
- Steven Fleurent, Canadian political candidate for Coalition Avenir Québec for Chicoutimi in the 2014 Quebec general election