Mignault History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms

Early Origins of the Mignault family

The surname Mignault was first found in Kent where they held a family seat as Lords of the Manor. The Norman influence of English history dominated after the Battle of Hastings in 1066. The language of the courts was French for the next three centuries and the Norman ambience prevailed. The family name was first referenced in the 12th century when they held estates in that county. The family is thought to come from Cotes du Nord in Normandy.

Early History of the Mignault family

This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Mignault research. Another 156 words (11 lines of text) covering the years 1191, 1201, 1510, 1600, 1043, 1401, 1534, 1455 and 1487 are included under the topic Early Mignault History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Mignault Spelling Variations

Spelling variations of this family name include: Mignot, Minot, Miniot, Minnot, Minnitt, Minett, Minitt, Minet, Mignott, Mynett, Minette, Minnett, Minard, Minaud, Miniot, Miniott, Mynott, Mynot, Minott, Minot and many more.

Early Notables of the Mignault family (pre 1700)

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Ireland Migration of the Mignault family to Ireland

Some of the Mignault family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.
Another 93 words (7 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.


Canada Mignault migration to Canada +

Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Mignault Settlers in Canada in the 20th Century
  • André Mignault, who settled in Quebec in 1951

Contemporary Notables of the name Mignault (post 1700) +

  • Richard Mignault, Electronic Company Executive, Montreal, Quebec
  • Pierre-Basile Mignault (1854-1945), Canadian text-writer and judge


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