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Leveille Early Origins



The surname Leveille 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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Leveille Spelling Variations


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Leveille 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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Leveille Early History


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Leveille Early History



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

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Leveille Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Leveille Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 37 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Leveille 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:

Leveille Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • 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

Leveille Settlers in Canada in the 19th Century

  • Léveillé, who was one of the Métis chiefs in Canada in 1870

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Contemporary Notables of the name Leveille (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Leveille (post 1700)



  • Kevin Leveille (b. 1981), American lacrosse player
  • Charles Leveille (b. 1983), American speed skater
  • Jean Pierre Baptiste L'Eveillé, French Brigadier General during the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars from 1789 to 1815 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Generals Who Served in the French Army during the Period 1789-1815. (Retrieved 2015, April 9) Jean L'Eveillé. Retrieved from http://www.napoleon-series.org/research/c_frenchgenerals.html
  • Joseph-Henri Léveillé (1796-1870), French physician and mycologist
  • Mathieu Léveillé (1709-1743), executioner in Canada from 1733 to 1743
  • André Léveillé, Canadian politician in Quebec
  • Normand Leveille (b. 1963), retired Canadian professional hockey player
  • Mike Leveille (b. 1985), Canadian professional lacrosse player
  • Lise Leveille (b. 1982), French Canadian gymnast
  • Daultan Leveille (b. 1990), Canadian NCAA ice hockey player
  • ... (Another 1 notables are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Citations


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Citations



  1. ^ Generals Who Served in the French Army during the Period 1789-1815. (Retrieved 2015, April 9) Jean L'Eveillé. Retrieved from http://www.napoleon-series.org/research/c_frenchgenerals.html

Other References

  1. Annuaire Général Héraldique Universel. Paris: Institut Héraldique, 1901. Print.
  2. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
  3. Rasmussen, Louis J. . San Francisco Ship Passenger Lists 4 Volumes Colma, California 1965 Reprint. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1978. Print.
  4. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial general by J. B. Rietstap 6 volumes in 3. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1976. Print.
  5. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
  6. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
  7. Conrad, Glenn R. The First Families of Louisiana. Baton Rouge LA: Claitor's Publishing, 1970. Print.
  8. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
  9. de la Porte, A. Tresor Heraldique. Paris: F. Casterman, 1864. Print.
  10. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
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The Leveille Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Leveille 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 13 December 2015 at 11:08.

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