Longchamps History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms

Early Origins of the Longchamps family

The surname Longchamps was first found in Normandy (French: Normandie), the former Duchy of Normandy, where the family has held a family seat since ancient times.

Early History of the Longchamps family

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Longchamps Spelling Variations

Spelling variations of this family name include: Longchamp, Longchamps, Longuechamp, Longuechamps, Longchampe, Longchampes, Longuechampe, Longuechampes, de Longchamp, de Longchamps, de Longchampe, de Longchampes, de Longuechamp, de Longuechamps, de Longuechampe, de Longuechampes, Longcham, Longchams, Longuecham, Longuechams, Longchampp, Longchamppe, Longchampps and many more.

Early Notables of the Longchamps family (pre 1700)

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United States Longchamps migration to the United States +

Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Longchamps Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
  • Francois Longchamps, aged 24, who landed in Louisiana in 1719 [1]
  • Louis Longchamps, who settled in New York State in 1775
  • Louis Longchamps, who arrived in New York in 1798 [1]

Contemporary Notables of the name Longchamps (post 1700) +

  • Gaston Albert Gohierre de Longchamps (1842-1906), French mathematician, known for his geometric de Longchamps point
  • Baron Michel Edmond de Sélys Longchamps (1813-1900), Belgian liberal politician and scientist
  • Baron Jean Michel P.M.G. de Selys Longchamps DFC (1912-1943), Belgian noble and World War II RAF fighter pilot, best known for his 1943 aerial attack on the Gestapo headquarters in Brussels in occupied Belgium
  • Sybille de Selys Longchamps (b. 1941), Belgian aristocrat

  1. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

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