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Levee Early Origins



The surname Levee was first found in Burgundy (French: Bourgogne), an administrative and historical region of east-central France, where the family held a family seat in earlier times.

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Levee Spelling Variations


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Levee Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Léveillé, Léveillée, Léveillard, Léveillart, Lesveillé, Lesveillée, Lesveillard, Lesveillart, Leveille, Le Veille, Levée, l'Éveille, Éveille, Éveillé, Éveillée, Éveillard and many more.

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Levee Early History


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Levee Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Levee research. Another 223 words (16 lines of text) covering the years 1769, 1796, 1801, 1829, and 1870 are included under the topic Early Levee History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Levee Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Levee Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 37 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Levee 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: Rene Leveillée, who settled in Montreal in 1659; Jean Leveille, who was living in Biloxi in Louisiana in 1700; M. L'Éveille, who was living with his wife, in Mobile, Louisiana in 1726.

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Contemporary Notables of the name Levee (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Levee (post 1700)



  • John Harrison Levée, designer and an artist, Paris
  • Didier Alain Levée, physician, Bayeux, France

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
    2. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
    3. Doyle, William. The Oxford History of the French Revolution. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1990. Print. (ISBN 0192852213).
    4. D'Hozier Charles. Armorial Général de France. Paris: Dillon, 1875. Print.
    5. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    6. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    7. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
    8. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    9. Rasmussen, Louis J. . San Francisco Ship Passenger Lists 4 Volumes Colma, California 1965 Reprint. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1978. Print.
    10. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
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    The Levee Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Levee 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 20 September 2013 at 09:41.

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