France is naturally the ancestral homeland of the prestigious surname Francois. This surname was originally a
, 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
in the Middle Ages due to the popularity of St. Francis of Assisi.
since ancient times.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Francois research.Another 136 words (10 lines of text) covering the years 1582, 1716, 1725, 1618, 1614, 1685, 1808 and 1808 are included under the topic Early Francois History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
of this family name include: Lefrançois, François, Français, Lefrançais, Françoise and many more.