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Le chevallier Early Origins



The surname Le chevallier was first found in Normandy (French: Normandie), the former Duchy of Normandy.

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Le chevallier Spelling Variations


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Le chevallier Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Lecavalier, Le Cavalier, Lecavallier, Le Cavallier, Lechevalier, Le Chevalier, Lechevallier and many more.

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Le chevallier Early History


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Le chevallier Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Le chevallier research. Another 99 words (7 lines of text) covering the years 1752, 1797, 1800, and 1843 are included under the topic Early Le chevallier History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Le chevallier Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Le chevallier Early Notables (pre 1700)



Notable amongst the family in this period was Jean-Baptiste Lechevalier, a French explorer and archaeologist who was born in Trelly, near Coutances, in 1752. Destined to an ecclesiastic career, he finished his studies at the seminary of Saint-Louis in Paris, attained the title of abbot, but he avoided the orders and...

Another 66 words (5 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Le chevallier 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 or some of its variants were: 80 individuals who arrived from France onto Canadian shores between 1600 and 1900. Most came during the nineteenth century, but a few immigrated earlier, such as Anne Le Chevalier, who married in Quebec in 1659.

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Contemporary Notables of the name Le chevallier (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Le chevallier (post 1700)



  • Jean-Marie LeChevallier, French member of the European parliament, and lives in Paris

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Citations



    Other References

    1. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
    2. De Ville, Winston. Gulf Coast Colonials, A Compendium of French Families in Early Eighteenth Century Louisiana. Baltimore, MD: Clearfield, 1999. Print.
    3. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
    4. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
    5. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
    6. de la Porte, A. Tresor Heraldique. Paris: F. Casterman, 1864. Print.
    7. 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).
    8. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
    9. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
    10. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
    11. ...

    The Le chevallier Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Le chevallier 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 March 2010 at 07:38.

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