Marguerite History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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Early Origins of the Marguerite family
The surname Marguerite was first found in Languedoc, in the south of France, where the family has been a prominent family for centuries, and held a family seat with lands and manor. The family were well established in the region of Nimes and Toulouse and several members of the family distinguished themselves through their contributions toward the community in which they lived and were rewarded with lands, titles and letters patent confirming their nobility.
Early History of the Marguerite family
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Marguerite Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Marguerite, Margeride, Margaride, Margalide, Margerit, Marguerie, Marguery, Margry, Margrette, Margeridon, Marguerin, Margeron, Margulius, Margotin, Marguet and many more.
Early Notables of the Marguerite family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Marguerite family
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: including many of the name who migrated to the New World from the mid 17th century onward.
Contemporary Notables of the name Marguerite (post 1700) +
- Joanna Marguerite Wardlaw CBE, FRSE, FMedSci (b. 1958), English-born, Scottish physician, radiologist, and academic, specialising in neuroradiology and pathophysiology, Professor of Applied Neuroimaging at the University of Edinburgh (2002-)
- Jacques Marguerite Pilotte, Baron de La Barolière, French Divisional General during the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars from 1789 to 1815 
- Jacques Marguerite Étienne de Fornier, French Brigadier General during the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars from 1789 to 1815 
- Meghan Marguerite McCain (b. 1984), American columnist and author, daughter of U.S. Senator John McCain
- Lilian Marguerite Medland (1880-1955), Australian nurse and illustrator, best known for her paintings in Gregory Mathews' books on Australian birds
- Renaude Marguerite Lapointe (1912-2002), Canadian senator for Mille Isles, Quebec (1971-1987)
- Marguerite Harl (1919-2020), French pupil of Henri-Irénée Marrou and a French scholar working in the Septuagint, Philo of Alexandria
- Marguerite Blessington (1789-1849), Irish authoress, born at Knockbrit, near Clonmel, co. Tipperary 
- Marguerite J. Santrizos, American Republican politician, Delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1956, 1960 (alternate)
- Marguerite Flower Hemphill, American Republican politician, Alternate Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1928, 1936, 1948
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