Normandy. It is a product of the family's residency at Longueuil, in Normandy.
Early Origins of the Longuet family
Normandy (French: Normandie), the former Duchy of Normandy, where the family established itself in early times.
One of the first records of the name was Guillaume Longue-Épée (c. 893-942), also known as William Longsword. He was the second ruler of Normandy, from 927 until his assassination in 942 when he was ambushed and killed by followers of Arnulf while at a peace conference to settle their differences. He was son of the Viking Rollo (c.846-930), the first ruler of Normandy.
Early History of the Longuet family
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Longuet Spelling Variations
spelling variations of the name Longuet, including Delong, DeLong, Delon, Long, Lelong, Longin, Longet, Longuet, Longuay, Longueuil, Longeau, Longueau, Longeaux, Longueaux, Longeaud, Longaud, Longeret, Longueret and many more.
Early Notables of the Longuet family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Longuet family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Longuet Settlers in New Zealand in the 19th Century
Contemporary Notables of the name Longuet (post 1700)
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