Origins Available: French, Italian
Lorraine, in France and is derived from the Old French word "marché," meaning "market." Presumably, the first to bear this surname would have lived or worked in such a place. As such, Marchet is classed as a topographic surname, a form of hereditary surname created from a the word for a physical feature such as a hill, stream, church, or type of tree.
Early Origins of the Marchet family
Lorraine, where this notable family has held a family seat since ancient times.
Early History of the Marchet family
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Marchet Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Marche, Marches, La Marche, Lamarche, Lamarches, de Marche, Demarche, Demarches, des Marche, Desmarche, Desmarches, Le Marche, Lemarche, Lemarches, March, Marchat, Marché and many more.
Early Notables of the Marchet family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Marchet family to the New World and Oceana
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