Leferon History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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Early Origins of the Leferon family
The surname Leferon was first found in Gascony (French: Gascogne), an area of southwest France bordering Spain, that was part of the "Province of Guyenne and Gascony" prior to the French Revolution, where the family held a family seat since ancient times.
Important Dates for the Leferon family
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Leferon Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Ferrand, Ferrant, Feran, Ferran, Farand, Farront, Le Ferrand, Le Feron, Le Farrand, Le Feran, Le Ferront, De Farront, Ferante and many more.
Early Notables of the Leferon family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Leferon family
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Philip Ferrant settled in Virginia in 1654; Laurent Ferrand settled in Louisiana in 1719; Jean Ferrant settled in Louisiana in 1752; Charles Ferrand settled in Louisiana in 1756.
Contemporary Notables of the name Leferon (post 1700)
- Louis Hyacinthe Le Feron, French Brigadier General during the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars from 1789 to 1815 
- ^ Generals Who Served in the French Army during the Period 1789-1815. (Retrieved 2015, April 8) Louis Le Feron. Retrieved from http://www.napoleon-series.org/research/c_frenchgenerals.html