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 Mayet family
Early History of the Mayet family
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Mayet Spelling Variations
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 Mayet family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Mayet family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Mayet Settlers in Canada in the 18th Century
Contemporary Notables of the name Mayet (post 1700)
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