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Jacquet Early Origins



The surname Jacquet was first found in Forez, a former province of France, now part of the modern Loire, the Haute-Loire and Puy-de-Dôme départements, where the family has been a prominent family for centuries, and held a family seat with lands and manor. The family were well established in this region and several members of the family distinguished themselves through their contributions toward the community in which they lived. They were rewarded with lands, titles and letters patent confirming their nobility. Many distinguished branches of this family emerged over the centuries.

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Jacquet Spelling Variations


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Jacquet Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Jacquet, Jaquet, Jaquinet, Jacquinet, Jaquot, Jacquin, Jacquot, Jaquinett and many more.

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Jacquet Early History


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Jacquet Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Jacquet research. Another 201 words (14 lines of text) covering the years 1537 and 1813 are included under the topic Early Jacquet History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Jacquet Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Jacquet Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Jacquet 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:

Jacquet Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • Jean Paul Jacquet, who landed in New Netherland(s) in 1685

Jacquet Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Jacques Francois Jacquet, who arrived in Louisiana in 1720 with his wife Jeanne and their sons Estienne, Andre, Jean Guillaume and Jean Jacques
  • Antoine Jacquet, was an Acadian, who went to South America in 1774

Jacquet Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Julius Jacquet, who arrived in Arkansas in 1894

Jacquet Settlers in Canada in the 17th Century

  • Elie Jacquet, who came to Quebec in 1660

Jacquet Settlers in Canada in the 18th Century

  • Lewis Jacquet, who landed in Nova Scotia in 1749

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Contemporary Notables of the name Jacquet (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Jacquet (post 1700)



  • Illinois Jacquet (1922-2004), American jazz musician, his 1942 "Flying Home" solo is considered the first R&B sax solo
  • Jean-Pierre Jacquet, French Brigadier General during the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars from 1789 to 1815
  • Luc Jacquet, French scientist, writer and director, known for his Oscar winning documentary "March of the Penguins" (2005)
  • Isabelle Jacquet (b. 1961), Algerian-born, French artist, painter, sculptor
  • Loïc Jacquet (b. 1985), French rugby union player
  • Alain Jacquet (b. 1939), French artist

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. De Ville, Winston. Gulf Coast Colonials, A Compendium of French Families in Early Eighteenth Century Louisiana. Baltimore, MD: Clearfield, 1999. Print.
    2. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
    3. 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.
    4. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    5. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
    6. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    7. Guérard, Albert Léon. France: a Modern History. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1959. Print.
    8. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial general by J. B. Rietstap 6 volumes in 3. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1976. Print.
    9. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    10. Doyle, William. The Oxford History of the French Revolution. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1990. Print. (ISBN 0192852213).
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    The Jacquet Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Jacquet 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 13 March 2015 at 11:04.

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