Early Origins of the Grouchy family
The surname Grouchy was first found in Burgundy (French: Bourgogne), an administrative and historical region of east-central France where the family has held a family seat
since early times.
Early History of the Grouchy family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Grouchy research.Another 212 words (15 lines of text) covering the years 1246, 1333, 1545, 1595, and 1780 are included under the topic Early Grouchy History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Grouchy Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Crécy, Crécey, Crécie, Crécies, Craicy, Craicie, Craicies, Creycy, Creycey, Creycie, Creycies, Craicey, Cressy, du Crécy, de Crécy, Cresey, Cressey, Creecy, Crecie, Du Crecy, Ducrecy, De Crecy, Decrecy, Le Crecy and many more.
Early Notables of the Grouchy family (pre 1700)
Notable amongst the family at this time was Henri, who was made a Knight of Malta in 1545. Guy, Lord of Houssay in Vermandois, was named Captain of two hundred
soldiers at the Regiment of Champlitte in 1595; Jean de Grouchy (1354-1435)... Another 41 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Grouchy Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Grouchy family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Matteas Cressé, who arrived in Philadelphia in 1738; and Marg Cressé, who arrived in Virginia in 1654.
Contemporary Notables of the name Grouchy (post 1700)
- Emmanuel de Grouchy, Marquis de Grouchy, French Marshall of the Empire during the French Revolutionary Wars and Napoleonic Wars from 1789 to 1815 CITATION[CLOSE]
Generals Who Served in the French Army during the Period 1789-1815. (Retrieved 2015, March 6) Emmanuel Grouchy. Retrieved from http://www.napoleon-series.org/research/c_frenchgenerals.html
- Emmanuel de Grouchy (1768-1847), 2nd Marquis de Grouchy, French general and Marshal of France