Early Origins of the Gigault family
The surname Gigault was first found in Languedoc
where this celebrated family held a family seat
from very early times.
Early History of the Gigault family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Gigault research.Another 827 words (59 lines of text) covering the years 1163, 1212, 1244, 1258, 1262, 1277, 1288, 1327, 1342, 1349, 1400, 1426, 1488, 1500, 1534, 1582, 1587, 1600, 1780, 1783, 1784, 1792, and 1793 are included under the topic Early Gigault History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Gigault Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Gigord, Gigorde, Gigorre, Gigorres, Gigort, Gigors, Gigorz, De Gigord, De Gigorde, De Gigorre, De Gigorres, De Gigort, De Gigors, De Gigorz, Gigorns, Guigorns, Gigorium, Guigorcium, Gigor, Gigo, Giger, Gigaud and many more.
Early Notables of the Gigault family (pre 1700)
Notable amongst the family name at this time was Raymond De Gigord, Counsellor to the King, Judge and Lieutenant-General of the Duchy of Joyeuse during the 1500's; Nicolas Gigault (ca. 1627-1707), a French Baroque... Another 33 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Gigault Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Gigault family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Robert Giguère, who had settled in Quebec by 1652 when he married Aymée Milville in that city; Martin Giguère married Marie Françoise Pinard at Sorell in 1682.
Contemporary Notables of the name Gigault (post 1700)
- George-Auguste Gigault (1845-1915), Canadian notary, civil servant and politician who represented Rouville in the Canadian House of Commons from 1878 to 1891