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Greaux Early Origins



The surname Greaux was first found in Burgundy (French: Bourgogne), an administrative and historical region of east-central France but one of the first records of the name was found in England where William le Gros (died 1179) was the Count of Aumale (Earl of Albemarle), Earl of York, and Lord of Holderness.

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Greaux Spelling Variations


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Greaux Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Gros, Graux, Graulx, Grot, Graut, Grauts, Grault, Graults, Grau, Graus, Graue, Graues, Gross, de Gros and many more.

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Greaux Early History


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Greaux Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Greaux research. Another 277 words (20 lines of text) covering the years 1419, 1554, 1588, 1601, 1629, 1634, 1714, 1771, 1808, 1809, 1810, and 1835 are included under the topic Early Greaux History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Greaux Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Greaux Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 27 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Greaux 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:

Greaux Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Mrs. Greaux, aged 18, who arrived in America, in 1895

Greaux Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Emmmelinne Greaux, aged 18, who arrived in America from Basseterre, Guadelaupe, in 1908
  • Clotilda Greaux, aged 31, who arrived in America from Basseterre, Guadeloupe, in 1910
  • Battice Greaux, aged 22, who arrived in America from St. Kitts, British West Indies, in 1913
  • Jean Greaux, aged 15, who arrived in America from Port Au Prince, in 1913
  • Emanuel Greaux, aged 35, who arrived in America, in 1919
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Greaux (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Greaux (post 1700)



  • Georges Greaux (b. 1961), Saint Martin founder of Windward Islands Airways in 1961
  • Alexander "Alex" Greaux (b. 1977), Puerto Rican steeplechaser at the 2004 Summer Olympics

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Greaux Family Crest Products


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Conrad, Glenn R. The First Families of Louisiana. Baton Rouge LA: Claitor's Publishing, 1970. Print.
    2. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    3. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
    4. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
    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. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    8. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
    9. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. 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 Greaux Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Greaux 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 18 November 2014 at 15:03.

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