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Foucault Early Origins



The surname Foucault was first found in Poitou.

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Foucault Spelling Variations


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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.

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Foucault Early History


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Foucault Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Foucault research. Another 168 words (12 lines of text) covering the years 1083, 1262, 1390, 1457, 1477, 1492, 1496, 1620, 1643, 1665, 1726, 1747, 1759, 1774, 1786, 1823, 1843, 1852, 1856, and 1858 are included under the topic Early Foucault History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Foucault Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Foucault Early Notables (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...

Another 110 words (8 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Foucault Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



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
  • Denis Foucault married in 1697 in Trois-Rivières

Foucault Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Catherine Foucault married in America in 1747

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Contemporary Notables of the name Foucault (post 1700)


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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
  • 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
  • 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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Foucault Family Crest Products


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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    2. De Ville, Winston. Gulf Coast Colonials, A Compendium of French Families in Early Eighteenth Century Louisiana. Baltimore, MD: Clearfield, 1999. Print.
    3. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
    4. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial general by J. B. Rietstap 6 volumes in 3. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1976. Print.
    5. Bentley, Elizabeth P. Passenger Arrivals at the Port of New York 1820-1829. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1999. Print.
    6. Rasmussen, Louis J. . San Francisco Ship Passenger Lists 4 Volumes Colma, California 1965 Reprint. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1978. Print.
    7. Guérard, Albert Léon. France: a Modern History. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1959. Print.
    8. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    9. Filby, P. William and Mary K Meyer. Passenger and Immigration Lists Index in Four Volumes. Detroit: Gale Research, 1985. Print. (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8).
    10. Rupp, Daniel L. A Collection of Upwards of Thirty Thousand Names of German, Swiss, Dutch, French and Other Immigrants to Pennsylvania from 1727 to 1776. Baltimore. Print.
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    The Foucault Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Foucault Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

    This page was last modified on 9 June 2016 at 08:23.

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