Florent History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
Early Origins of the Florent family
The surname Florent 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 Florent family
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Florent Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Florence, Florance, Florange, Florenges, Florenge, Florens, Florans, Florent, Florenty and many more.
Early Notables of the Florent family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Florent family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Florent Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
- Rosa Florent, aged 21, who emigrated to America, in 1902
- William Florent, aged 27, who landed in America from Jumet, in 1902
- Germaine Florent, aged 28, who settled in America from Paris, France, in 1910
- Marthe Florent, aged 16, who landed in America from Lens, France, in 1912
- Juliette Florent, aged 21, who emigrated to the United States from Gleordge, France, in 1913
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Florent Settlers in Canada in the 17th Century
- Guillaume Florent was recorded in Quebec in 1662
Contemporary Notables of the name Florent (post 1700)
- Guillaume Florent (b. 1973), French Olympic bronze medalist sailor at the 2008 Summer Olympics
- Andrew Florent (1970-2016), Australian professional tennis player from Melbourne
- John Florent (b. 1977), West Indian cricketer
- Hélène Florent, Canadian Genie Award nominated film and television actress
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