Early Origins of the Frechette family
The surname Frechette was first found in Guyenne where they held a family seat
at de Frechet, a village in the Department of Haut Garonne in the arrondisement of Saint-Gaudens.
Early History of the Frechette family
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Frechette Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Frechette, Frechett, Frechete, Frechet, Frechais, Frechaie, Frechay, Frecher, Frechée, Freché, Frechey, Fraichette, Fraichett, Fraichete, Fraichet, Fraichais, Fraichaie, Fraichay, Fraicher, Fraichée, Fraiché, Fraichey, Freschart, Freschet and many more.
Early Notables of the Frechette family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Frechette family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Franç ois Freschet who married to Marguerite Bergeron in 1682; Etienne Freschet who married to Marie-Anne Lavergne in 1710; Marie Freschet who married to Simon Houde in 1703 at St Nicolas..
Contemporary Notables of the name Frechette (post 1700)
- Myles Robert Rene Frechette (1936-2017), American diplomat, United States Ambassador to Cameroon (1983–1987), United States Ambassador to Colombia (1994–1997)
- Mark Frechette (1947-1975), American film actor
- Louis Honoré Frechette (1839-1908), Canadian poet, politician, playwright, and short story writer
- Sylvie Frechette (b. 1967), retired Canadian Olympic synchronized swimmer
- Louise Frechette (b. 1946), former United Nations Deputy Secretary-General