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Garant Early Origins



The surname Garant was first found in Anjou, a former county, duchy and province centred on the city of Angers in the lower Loire Valley of western France.

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Garant Spelling Variations


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Garant Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Garand, Garant, Garandel, Garanton, Garande and others.

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Garant Early History


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Garant Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Garant research. Another 185 words (13 lines of text) covering the years 1589, 1594, 1606, 1616, 1626, 1726, 1774, 1832, 1853, and 1869 are included under the topic Early Garant History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Garant Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Garant Early Notables (pre 1700)



Notable amongst the name was Jean-Baptiste Garand, born in the eighteenth century, who became a member of the Saint-Luc Academy, became well-known for his miniature paintings, and portraits which he were shown in expositions from 1726 to 1774. Charles Garand, born in Fribourg (Grand duchy of Bade) in 1832, finished his...

Another 67 words (5 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Garant 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:

Garant Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Jacques Garant, who landed in Louisiana in 1719

Garant Settlers in Canada in the 17th Century

  • Marie-Therèse Garant married in 1692 in Quebec

Garant Settlers in Canada in the 18th Century

  • Marie-Catherine Garant married in 1706 in Chateau-Richer, Quebec
  • Jeanne Garant married in 1738 in Beaumont, Quebec

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Contemporary Notables of the name Garant (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Garant (post 1700)



  • Kevin Laurent Garant (b. 1963), American guitarist, composer and sound designer
  • Robert Ben Garant (b. 1970), American Primetime Emmy Award nominated screenwriter, producer, director, actor and comedian, known for Night at the Museum (2006), Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian (2009) and Reno 911!: Miami (2007)
  • Sylvie Garant (b. 1957), French Canadian model
  • Serge Garant OC (1929-1986), Canadian composer, conductor, professor of music at the University of Montreal
  • Alain Garant (b. 1952), Canadian politician, Member of Parliament for Bellechasse (1980-1984)

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
    2. Doyle, William. The Oxford History of the French Revolution. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1990. Print. (ISBN 0192852213).
    3. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    4. 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).
    5. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
    6. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial general by J. B. Rietstap 6 volumes in 3. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1976. Print.
    7. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
    8. 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.
    9. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    10. Conrad, Glenn R. The First Families of Louisiana. Baton Rouge LA: Claitor's Publishing, 1970. Print.
    11. ...

    The Garant Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Garant 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 2 May 2016 at 08:54.

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