The surname Gauche was first found in Dauphiny (French: Dauphiné or Dauphiné Viennois), a former province in southeastern France, where this celebrated family held a
since ancient times.
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of this family name include: Gochet, Gocher, Gochez, Goché, Gochée, Gochait, Gochaie, Gochaies, Gochey, Gochest, Guchet, Gauchier, Gauche, Gauchet, Gauchot, Gauchelin, Gauchenot, Gauchez, Gaucherel, Gaucheron and many more.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Jean Gaucher, who arrived in Louisiana in 1720; Etienne Gaucherot, a French dealer in contraband salt, who was deported to Quebec in 1741; François Gaucher dit Bourdelois, de Tranzac en Saintonge, who married Marie-Geneviè.