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The prestigious surname Mayeux comes from the region of Provence, in France. The surname Mayeux 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.

Mayeux Early Origins



The surname Mayeux was first found in Provence, where the family was established in early times.

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Mayeux Spelling Variations


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Mayeux 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.

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Mayeux Early History


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Mayeux Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Mayeux research. Another 166 words (12 lines of text) covering the years 1662, 1696, and 1815 are included under the topic Early Mayeux History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Mayeux Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Mayeux Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Mayeux Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Mayeux Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Maxime Mayeux, aged 21, who emigrated to the United States, in 1893

Mayeux Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Albertine Mayeux, aged 50, who emigrated to the United States from Lens, France, in 1913
  • Francois Mayeux, aged 23, who landed in America from Lens, France, in 1913
  • Joseph Mayeux, aged 19, who emigrated to America from Lens, France, in 1913
  • Marie Mayeux, aged 18, who landed in America from Lens, France, in 1913
  • Volders Mayeux, aged 35, who landed in America from Stropy, Belgium, in 1922

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Contemporary Notables of the name Mayeux (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Mayeux (post 1700)



  • Sara Mayeux, American Berger-Howe Legal History Fellow at Harvard Law School
  • Richard Mayeux, American Gertrude H. Sergievsky Professor of Neurology, Psychiatry, and Epidemiology at Columbia University
  • Molly M. Mayeux (b. 1965), American producer, known for her work in Dumb & Dumber (1994), Batman Forever (1995) and Kingpin (1996)
  • Lauren Mayeux, American actress, known for her work in Barney & Friends (1992), Barney: I Love My Friends (2012) and Barney: Jungle Friends (2009)
  • Rosalee Mayeux, American actress, known for her roles in The Lawnmower Man (1992), My Family (1995) and Blast from the Past (1999)
  • Philip Mayeux, American politician, Representative from Mississippi 5th District, 1996, 1998 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 19) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Donna M. Mayeux, American Democrat politician, Candidate for mayor-president of East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, 2000 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 19) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html

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Citations


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Citations



  1. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 19) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html

Other References

  1. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
  2. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial general by J. B. Rietstap 6 volumes in 3. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1976. Print.
  3. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
  4. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
  5. Guérard, Albert Léon. France: a Modern History. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1959. Print.
  6. Filby, P. William and Mary K Meyer. Passenger and Immigration Lists Index in Four Volumes. Detroit: Gale Research, 1985. Print. (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8).
  7. de la Porte, A. Tresor Heraldique. Paris: F. Casterman, 1864. Print.
  8. D'Hozier Charles. Armorial Général de France. Paris: Dillon, 1875. Print.
  9. De Ville, Winston. Gulf Coast Colonials, A Compendium of French Families in Early Eighteenth Century Louisiana. Baltimore, MD: Clearfield, 1999. Print.
  10. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
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The Mayeux Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Mayeux Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

This page was last modified on 14 November 2015 at 12:32.

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