HouseofNames.com

Continuing Research

Notables Added the last 12 months
FREE SHIPPING on orders of $85 or more
An excerpt from www.HouseOfNames.com archives copyright © 2000 - 2016


 More

The surname Gambet was first found in Normandy (French: Normandie), the former Duchy of Normandy, where the family has been a prominent family for centuries, and held a family seat with lands and manor. The family were well established in the region of Calvados and several members of the family distinguished themselves through their contributions toward the community in which they lived and were rewarded with lands, titles and letters patent confirming their nobility.

Spelling variations of this family name include: Gambe, le Gambe, Gambert, Gambier, Gambet, le Gambet, Gambart, Gampert, Gambette, Gambu, Gamba and many more.


 More

This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Gambet research. Another 193 words (14 lines of text) covering the years 1471 and 1833 are included under the topic Early Gambet History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

 More

More information is included under the topic Early Gambet Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.


Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: including many of the name who migrated to the New World from the mid 17th century onward.

 More

  • Adrien Gambet, American politician, Candidate for New York State Assembly from New York County 15th District, 1935
 More

Most Popular Family Crest Products
 
Gambet Armorial History With Coat of ArmsGambet Armorial History With Coat of Arms
Gambet Coat of Arms & Surname History PackageGambet Coat of Arms & Surname History Package
Gambet Family Crest Image (jpg) Heritage SeriesGambet Family Crest Image (jpg) Heritage Series
Gambet Coat of Arms/Family Crest Key-chainGambet Coat of Arms/Family Crest Key-chain
Gambet Coat of Arms/Family Crest Coffee MugGambet Coat of Arms/Family Crest Coffee Mug
Gambet Armorial History with FrameGambet Armorial History with Frame
Gambet Framed Surname History and Coat of ArmsGambet Framed Surname History and Coat of Arms

 More

 More

Citations



    Other References

    1. 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.
    2. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    3. Conrad, Glenn R. The First Families of Louisiana. Baton Rouge LA: Claitor's Publishing, 1970. Print.
    4. De Ville, Winston. Gulf Coast Colonials, A Compendium of French Families in Early Eighteenth Century Louisiana. Baltimore, MD: Clearfield, 1999. Print.
    5. Vaillancourt, Emile. La Conquete du Canada par les Normands. Biographie de la premiere generation Normande du Canada. Montreal: G. Ducharme, 1930. Print.
    6. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    7. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    8. Guérard, Albert Léon. France: a Modern History. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1959. Print.
    9. Annuaire Général Héraldique Universel. Paris: Institut Héraldique, 1901. Print.
    10. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
    11. ...

    The Gambet Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Gambet 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 11 February 2016 at 12:53.

    Sign Up

      

    FREE SHIPPING on orders of $85 or more