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Gervait Early Origins



The surname Gervait was first found in Languedoc, where this illustrious family held a family seat since ancient times.

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Gervait Spelling Variations


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Gervait Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Gervais, Gervait, Gervaie, Gerver, Gervé, Gervey, Jervey, Jervais, Jervaie, Chervais, Chervait, Cherver and many more.

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Gervait Early History


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Gervait Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Gervait research. Another 651 words (46 lines of text) covering the years 1200, 1307, 1460, 1702, 1733, and 1814 are included under the topic Early Gervait History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Gervait Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Gervait Early Notables (pre 1700)



Notable amongst the family name at this time was Charles-Hubert Gervais (1671-1744), a French composer of the Baroque era. The son of a valet to King Louis XIV's...

Another 28 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Gervait 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 or some of its variants were: Thomas Gervais settled in Maryland in 1634; Pierre Gervais settled in Louisiana in 1756; Charles Nicholas D. Gervais settled in Philadelphia in 1799; and Henry Gervais settled in Philadelphia in 1860..

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Citations



    Other References

    1. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    2. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
    3. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
    4. Conrad, Glenn R. The First Families of Louisiana. Baton Rouge LA: Claitor's Publishing, 1970. Print.
    5. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial general by J. B. Rietstap 6 volumes in 3. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1976. Print.
    6. Annuaire Général Héraldique Universel. Paris: Institut Héraldique, 1901. Print.
    7. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
    8. Bentley, Elizabeth P. Passenger Arrivals at the Port of New York 1820-1829. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1999. Print.
    9. De Ville, Winston. Gulf Coast Colonials, A Compendium of French Families in Early Eighteenth Century Louisiana. Baltimore, MD: Clearfield, 1999. Print.
    10. Guérard, Albert Léon. France: a Modern History. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1959. Print.
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    The Gervait Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Gervait 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 22 December 2014 at 16:44.

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