Early Origins of the Foison family
Normandy (French: Normandie), the former Duchy of Normandy.
Early History of the Foison family
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Foison Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Foisy, Foison, Foissac, Foissard, Foisset, Foissey and many more.
Early Notables of the Foison family (pre 1700)
Notable amongst the family in this period was Charles-Julie-Pierre Foison, born in Avranches in 1771, who was a Brigadier during the Revolution and was named a Second-Lieutenant; Joseph-Ignace Foissey was made a general lawyer at the court of parliament, counts, aides and finances of Metz; Antoine-Henri-Jules-Elisabeth, Baron and viscount of Foissac-Latour...
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Migration of the Foison family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: 200 individuals of the lineage who arrived from France to Canadian shores between 1600 and 1900. Among them, Martin Foisy married in 1665 in Cap-de-la-Madeleine, Quebec.
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