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Guyon Early Origins



The surname Guyon was first found in Languedoc where this illustrious family has held a family seat since ancient times.

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Guyon Spelling Variations


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Guyon Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Guyon, Guyont, Guyond, Guyons, Guion, Guiont, Guiond and many more.

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Guyon Early History


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Guyon Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Guyon research. Another 631 words (45 lines of text) covering the years 1289, 1299, 1562, 1200, 1500, 1488, 1523, 1517, 1588, 1573, 1621, 1789, 1648, 1717, 1600, 1648 and 1717 are included under the topic Early Guyon History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Guyon Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Guyon Early Notables (pre 1700)



Notable amongst the family name at this time was Jeanne-Marie Bouvier de la Motte-Guyon (known as Madame Guyon) (1648-1717), a French mystic and one of the key advocates of Quietism; Antoine...

Another 30 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Guyon 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:

Guyon Settlers in Canada in the 17th Century

  • Jean Guyon (1592-1663), a master mason who landed at Quebec in 1634, part of the Percheron Immigration
  • Jean Guyon, who settled in Quebec in 1688
  • Gervais Guyon, who settled in Quebec in 1695

Guyon Settlers in Canada in the 18th Century

  • Joseph Guyon, who settled in Quebec in 1730
  • Claude Guyon also settled in Quebec with his wife, Catherine, in 1741
  • Claude Guyon settled himself in Quebec with his wife, Françoise, in 1744
  • Joseph Guyon, who settled in Quebec in 1745
  • Jean Guyon, who settled in Quebec in 1745
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Guyon (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Guyon (post 1700)



  • James Guyon Jr. (1778-1846), American politician from New York
  • Joseph Napoleon Guyon (1892-1971), professional American football player
  • Claude Raymond Guyon, French Brigadier General during the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars from 1789 to 1815 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Generals Who Served in the French Army during the Period 1789-1815. (Retrieved 2015, March 9) Claude Guyon. Retrieved from http://www.napoleon-series.org/research/c_frenchgenerals.html
  • Jean-Jacques Guyon (b. 1932), French equestrian and Olympic champion
  • Pascal Guyon, award winning French musician, producer, arranger, and songwriter
  • Adrien Guyon, French Olympic fencer
  • Alexandre Guyon (1830-1905), French actor and singer
  • René Guyon (1876-1963), French jurist
  • Maxime Guyon (b. 1989), French flat racing jockey
  • Jeanne-Marie Bouvier de la Motte Guyon (1648-1717), French mystic and one of the key advocates of Quietism
  • ... (Another 2 notables are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Citations


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Citations



  1. ^ Generals Who Served in the French Army during the Period 1789-1815. (Retrieved 2015, March 9) Claude Guyon. Retrieved from http://www.napoleon-series.org/research/c_frenchgenerals.html

Other References

  1. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
  2. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
  3. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
  4. De Ville, Winston. Gulf Coast Colonials, A Compendium of French Families in Early Eighteenth Century Louisiana. Baltimore, MD: Clearfield, 1999. Print.
  5. Guérard, Albert Léon. France: a Modern History. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1959. Print.
  6. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
  7. 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.
  8. de la Porte, A. Tresor Heraldique. Paris: F. Casterman, 1864. Print.
  9. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
  10. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
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The Guyon Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Guyon 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 9 March 2015 at 12:28.

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