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The prominent surname Guirardes originated in France, a country which has been a dominant presence in world affairs for centuries.The earliest forms of hereditary surnames in France were the patronymic surnames, which are derived from the father's given name, and metronymic surnames, which are derived from the mother's given name. The patronyms were derived from a variety of given names that were of many different origins. As well as the names of the saints of the Christian Church, many of the most common French surnames are derived from personal names of Germanic origin. The name Guirardes is derived from the Germanic personal name Gerhard, which means brave spear.

Early Origins of the Guirardes family


The surname Guirardes was first found in Burgundy (French: Bourgogne), an administrative and historical region of east-central France where this celebrated family held a family seat from ancient times.

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Early History of the Guirardes family

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Early History of the Guirardes family


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Another 685 words (49 lines of text) covering the years 1325, 1370, 1518, 1528, 1648, 1775, 1789, 1806, and 1845 are included under the topic Early Guirardes History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Guirardes Spelling Variations

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Guirardes Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: Gerrard, Girard, Girarde, Girardeau, Girardin, Girart, Girars, Girardes, Jirard, Jirarde, Jirart, Jirars, Guérard, Guirard, Guirarde, Guirart, Guirars and many more.

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Early Notables of the Guirardes family (pre 1700)

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Early Notables of the Guirardes family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the Guirardes family to the New World and Oceana

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Migration of the Guirardes family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Abraham Girard settled in New York in 1715; Daniel Girard settled in Philadelphia in 1787; Henry Girard settled in Louisiana with his wife Margueritte in 1720.

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