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Giguere Early Origins



The surname Giguere was first found in Languedoc where this celebrated family held a family seat from very early times.

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Giguere Spelling Variations


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Giguere Spelling Variations



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.

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Giguere Early History


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Giguere Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Giguere 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 Giguere History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Giguere Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Giguere Early Notables (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 Giguere 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:

Giguere Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Madeleine Giguere, aged 9, who emigrated to the United States, in 1905
  • Mr. C. Giguere, aged 29, who settled in America, in 1905
  • Mrs. Giguere, aged 28, who emigrated to the United States, in 1905
  • J.E. Theodule Giguere, aged 49, who settled in America, in 1910
  • Laure Giguere, aged 37, who landed in America, in 1913
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Giguere Settlers in Canada in the 17th Century

  • Robert Giguère (1616-1709), who had settled in Quebec by 1651 when he married Aymée Milville in that city, one of the founders of Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupré
  • Martin Giguère married Marie Françoise Pinard at Sorell in 1682

Giguere Settlers in Canada in the 18th Century

  • Étienne Giguère married Marie Madeleine Mercier in 1701 at Ste-Anne

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Contemporary Notables of the name Giguere (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Giguere (post 1700)



  • Gary Giguere Jr., American Democrat politician, Candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 6th District, 2002; Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 2004
  • Samuel Giguere (b. 1985), Canadian CFL football player
  • Réal Giguere (b. 1933), Canadian talk and game show host
  • Paul-Antoine Giguere CC (1910-1987), Canadian academic and chemist
  • Nathalie Giguere (b. 1973), Canadian Olympic swimmer
  • Jean-Sébastien Giguere (b. 1977), Canadian NHL hockey goaltender, Conn Smythe Trophy recipient
  • François Giguere (b. 1963), Canadian former general manager of the Colorado Avalanche

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. 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.
    2. Guérard, Albert Léon. France: a Modern History. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1959. Print.
    3. D'Hozier Charles. Armorial Général de France. Paris: Dillon, 1875. Print.
    4. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    5. Doyle, William. The Oxford History of the French Revolution. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1990. Print. (ISBN 0192852213).
    6. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
    7. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
    8. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
    9. de la Porte, A. Tresor Heraldique. Paris: F. Casterman, 1864. Print.
    10. 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).
    11. ...

    The Giguere Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Giguere 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 15 October 2016 at 18:37.

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