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Levasseur Early Origins



The surname Levasseur was first found in Ile-de-France where they held a family seat in the honor of Neuilly, d'Ouville and Sailly.

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Levasseur Spelling Variations


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Levasseur Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Lavasseur, LaVasseur, LeVasseur, de Vasseur, Vasseur, Levasort, Levaseux, Levasseur, Levassor, Levassort, Vavasour, Levazeux and many more.

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Levasseur Early History


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Levasseur Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Levasseur research. Another 367 words (26 lines of text) covering the years 1547, 1658, 1671, 1688, 1730, 1748, 1793, 1844, and 1897 are included under the topic Early Levasseur History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Levasseur Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Levasseur Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 44 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Levasseur 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:

Levasseur Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Jean Noel Levasseur, who arrived in Virginia in 1700
  • Jacques Levasseur settled in Louisiana in 1719

Levasseur Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Madeleine Levasseur, aged 18, who emigrated to the United States from Montevilliers, in 1897

Levasseur Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Victorine Levasseur, aged 34, who landed in America from Paris, in 1902
  • Louis Levasseur, aged 32, who landed in America from Paris, in 1902
  • Edward Levasseur, aged 23, who settled in America from Wigan, England, in 1911
  • Henri Levasseur, aged 54, who landed in America from Paris, France, in 1912
  • Vincent Levasseur, aged 48, who emigrated to the United States from Paris, France, in 1913
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Levasseur Settlers in Canada in the 17th Century

  • Jean Levasseur, who arrived in Quebec in 1651 from Normandy
  • Pierre Levasseur arrived in Quebec in 1655 from Ile-de-France
  • Louis Levasseur arrived in Quebec in 1666 from Ile-de-France

Levasseur Settlers in Canada in the 18th Century

  • Pierre Levasseur arrived in Quebec from Ile-de-France in 1719

Levasseur Settlers in Canada in the 20th Century

  • L. A. Levasseur, aged 42, who settled in Regaud, Canada, in 1909
  • Fernand Levasseur, aged 23, who settled in Montreal, Canada, in 1912

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Contemporary Notables of the name Levasseur (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Levasseur (post 1700)



  • Joachim Joseph Levasseur de Neuilly, French Brigadier General during the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars from 1789 to 1815
  • Victor Levasseur, French Brigadier General during the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars from 1789 to 1815
  • Olivier Levasseur (1688-1730), French pirate, nicknamed La Buse or La Bouche (The Buzzard)
  • Robert Levasseur (1898-1974), French Olympic rugby union player
  • Count Victor Levasseur (1772-1809), French Général, Noble and Knight of the Legion of Honor
  • Nicolas Levasseur (1791-1871), French bass singer
  • Pierre Levasseur, French aircraft manufacturer of the early 20th century
  • Pierre Émile Levasseur (1828-1911), French economist
  • Andre Levasseur, French designer in Paris
  • Louis Levasseur (1671-1748), French-Canadian scrivener in Lower Canada

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    2. 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).
    3. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
    4. D'Hozier Charles. Armorial Général de France. Paris: Dillon, 1875. Print.
    5. Guérard, Albert Léon. France: a Modern History. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1959. Print.
    6. Annuaire Général Héraldique Universel. Paris: Institut Héraldique, 1901. Print.
    7. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
    8. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
    9. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    10. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
    11. ...

    The Levasseur Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Levasseur 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 3 November 2016 at 01:56.

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