nickname, which was a type of hereditary surname, for someone from the country of France. Although it began as a name, the name gained much popularity as a patronymic in the Middle Ages due to the popularity of St. Francis of Assisi.
Early Origins of the Francais family
family seat since ancient times.
Early History of the Francais family
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Francais Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Lefrançois, François, Français, Lefrançais, Françoise and many more.
Early Notables of the Francais family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Francais family to the New World and Oceana
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Francais Settlers in United States in the 17th Century
Contemporary Notables of the name Francais (post 1700)
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