, a former county, duchy and province centred on the city of Angers in the lower Loire Valley of western France.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Gaulon research.Another 27 words (2 lines of text) covering the years 1774, 1782, 1791, 1795, 1796, 1811, 1817, 1840, 1848, 1850, and 1866 are included under the topic Early Gaulon History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
of this family name include: Gaule, Gaulet, Gaulon, Gaulard, Gaulière, Gauliere, Gaulay, Gaulier, Gaulin and many more.
Notable amongst the name was the family Gaulard; one of clock-makers. Jean-Baptiste Gaulard, born in 1774, was of this family, as was François-Alexandre, born in 1791, who worked with his brother in the business. Saumaur Gaulay, born in 1782, became a doctor and in 1840 was elected adjunct to the mayor. Pierre-Martin Gaulier was chief of the Western armies from 1795 to 1796. Having become colonel and knight of Saint-Louis, he... Another 70 words (5 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Gaulon 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: 170 individuals of this lineage who arrived from France onto Canadian shores between 1600 and 1900. Most arrived during the nineteenth century, but a few immigrated earlier, such as Pierre Gaulin, who married in 1664 in Chateau-Richer, Quebec.