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Foucault History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms



Early Origins of the Foucault family


The surname Foucault was first found in Poitou.

Early History of the Foucault family


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Foucault Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: Foucaud, Foucault, Foucauld, Foucaut, Fouchard, Foucard, Foucart, Foucher, Fouchier, Fouquier, Fouquié, Fouquereau, Fouqueret, Fouqueras, Fouereau, Foueret, Foueras, Foucreau, Foucret, Foucrault, Foucras, Fouché, Fouchereau, Fouchareau, Fouque, Fouques, Foucques, Fouquet, Fouchet, Fouqueau, Fouchy, Foucras, Foucret, Foucré, Fourré and many more.

Early Notables of the Foucault family (pre 1700)


Notable amongst the family at this time was Charles Foucault, court clerk of the Chambre-de-comptes of Paris, and Councillor of the king around 1620; Nicolas-Joseph Foucault was an "intendant" (a representative of the king) in 1643; Jean-Francois Fouquet, born in Vezelay in 1665, became a missionary; Francois viscount of Foucauld was...
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Migration of the Foucault family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Foucault Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • Andre Foucault, who arrived in New York, NY in 1691 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • Denis Foucault married in 1697 in Trois-Rivières

Foucault Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Catherine Foucault married in America in 1747

Contemporary Notables of the name Foucault (post 1700)


  • Jeffrey Foucault (b. 1976), American songwriter and record producer
  • Steven Raymond "Steve" Foucault (b. 1949), American former Major League Baseball pitcher who played from 1973 to 1978
  • Mrs. John J. Foucault, American Republican politician, Alternate Delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1952 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, November 4) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Marcel Foucault (1865-1947), French philosopher and psychologist, Professor of philosophy at the University of Montpellier
  • Jean-Pierre Foucault (b. 1947), French television and radio host
  • Brigadier-General Maurice-Victor-Alphonse Foucault (1886-1948), French Commanding Officer during World War II [3]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Generals of World War II. (Retrieved 2011, October 4) Maurice-Victor-Alphonse Foucault. Retrieved from http://generals.dk/general/Foucault/Maurice-Victor-Alphonse/France.html
  • Michel Foucault (1926-1984), French philosopher
  • Léon Foucault (1819-1868), French physicist best known for the invention of the Foucault pendulum, eponym of the lunar crater Foucault
  • David Foucault, Canadian NFL football offensive tackle for the Carolina Panthers

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Citations


  1. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  2. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, November 4) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  3. ^ Generals of World War II. (Retrieved 2011, October 4) Maurice-Victor-Alphonse Foucault. Retrieved from http://generals.dk/general/Foucault/Maurice-Victor-Alphonse/France.html

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