Early Origins of the Letouchet family
Normandy. "In 1082 Ursinus de Touchet granted lands to the Church of St. William, Maortaine. The name still remains in Normandy." CITATION[CLOSE]
The Norman People and Their Existing Descendants in the British Dominions and the United States Of America. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1975. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-0636-X)
The first record of the family in ancient Britain was Joceline Touchet who was seated in Cheshire temp. William I (during the reign of William I, the Conqueror. ) He was father of Henry and his son, Henry was granted the village of Tattenhall by Ralph Gernons, the Earl of Chester. CITATION[CLOSE]
"Audley [in Staffordshire] gives the title of Baron to the family of Touchet." CITATION[CLOSE]
Early History of the Letouchet family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Letouchet research.
Another 199 words (14 lines of text) covering the years 1313, 1371, 1371, 1408, 1963, 1409, 1459, 1491, 1465, 1497, 1558, 1689, 1549 and 1638 are included under the topic Early Letouchet History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Letouchet Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Touchet, Touchett, Touchette, Le Touchet, Le Touchett, Le Touchette, Touche and many more.
Early Notables of the Letouchet family (pre 1700)
Another 42 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Letouchet Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Letouchet family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Nicolas Touchet, who settled in Quebec in 1649; Julien La Touche, who settled in Quebec in 1665; Roger La Touche, who settled in Quebec in 1665; Simon Touchet, who came to Quebec in 1661.
Letouchet Family Crest Products