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Grondin Early Origins



The surname Grondin was first found in Normandy (French: Normandie), the former Duchy of Normandy, where they held a family seat in the seigneurie of l'Eprevier. They were one of the leading aristocratic families of Normandy. They also branched to De Grondin, a village in the department of Gers in Aquitaine in the region of the midi-Pyrénées.

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Grondin Spelling Variations


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Grondin Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Grondin, Grondian, Grondine, Grondan, Grandon, Grandin, Grandian and many more.

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Grondin Early History


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Grondin Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Grondin research. Another 96 words (7 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Grondin History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Grondin Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Grondin Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Grondin 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:

Grondin Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Michel Grondin, aged 22, arrived in Louisiana in 1719

Grondin Settlers in Canada in the 17th Century

  • Jean Grondin who arrived in Quebec in 1669 from Saintonge on the west coast of France

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Contemporary Notables of the name Grondin (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Grondin (post 1700)



  • Willy Grondin (b. 1974), French footballer
  • Christophe Grondin (b. 1983), French-Malagasy professional footballer
  • Mickaël Grondin (b. 1987), French goalkeeper
  • David Grondin (b. 1980), French football player
  • Jean Grondin OC (b. 1955), French-Canadian philosopher and professor
  • Marc-André Grondin (b. 1984), Canadian Jutra Award winning actor, known for C.R.A.Z.Y. (2005), Goon (2011) and 5150 Rue des Ormes (2009)
  • Janvier Grondin (b. 1947), Canadian politician, MNA for Beauce-Nord (2003-2012)
  • Gilles Grondin (1943-2005), Canadian politician, Mayor of Shawinigan-Sud, Quebec (1977-1985), Member of Parliament for Saint-Maurice (1986-1988)
  • Pierre Grondin (1925-2006), Canadian cardiac surgeon who was one of the first doctors to perform a successful heart transplant

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Grondin Family Crest Products


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. 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).
    2. Rasmussen, Louis J. . San Francisco Ship Passenger Lists 4 Volumes Colma, California 1965 Reprint. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1978. Print.
    3. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
    4. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    5. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
    6. Vaillancourt, Emile. La Conquete du Canada par les Normands. Biographie de la premiere generation Normande du Canada. Montreal: G. Ducharme, 1930. Print.
    7. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    8. Guérard, Albert Léon. France: a Modern History. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1959. Print.
    9. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    10. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
    11. ...

    The Grondin Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Grondin 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 16 October 2016 at 13:43.

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