Origins Available: French
The prestigious surname Majoral comes from the region of Provence, in France. The surname Majoral is of local
origin, and is therefore a type of hereditary surname. Local
surnames are derived either from an already existing place-name or from a local feature of the geography.
Early Origins of the Majoral family
The surname Majoral was first found in Provence, where the family was established in early times.
Early History of the Majoral family
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Majoral Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Major, Majour, Majou, Majoux, Mayor, Mayou, Mayoux, Mayoud, Mayaud, Mayoult, Mayot, Mayet, Mayer, Mayeu, Majoral, Majorel and many more.
Early Notables of the Majoral family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Majoral family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Nicolas Mayeu, originally of Beauvais, who married Françoise Plassan in Quebec City in 1720; Pierre-Louis Mayer, originally of Lyon, who married Marie-Charlotte Chevreuil in Montreal in 1740.