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Minot History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms


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Early Origins of the Minot family


The surname Minot was first found in Normandy (French: Normandie), the former Duchy of Normandy, where this eminent family held a family seat from very early times.

Early History of the Minot family


This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Minot research.
Another 471 words (34 lines of text) covering the years 1559, 1586, 1600, 1642, 1700, and 1800 are included under the topic Early Minot History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Minot Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: Mignot, Minot, Mygnot, Mignau, Mignaux, Migneaux, Migneau, Mignolt, Migno, Mygnau, Mygnaux, Mygneaux, Mygneau, Mygnolt, Mygno, Minau, Minaux, Mineaux, Mineau, Minolt, Mino, Mignaud, Mignault, Mygnaud, Mygnault, Minos, Myno and many more.

Early Notables of the Minot family (pre 1700)


Notable amongst the family in this period was Claudine Françoise "Marie" Mignot (1624-1711), French adventuress, born near Grenoble, at Meylan who at the age of 16 married the Treasurer of the province of Daupine, and when he died, she was left his fortune. His will was disputed by the family and...
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Migration of the Minot family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Minot Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • George Minot, who settled in Boston in 1620
  • James Minot, who landed in Dorchester, Massachusetts in 1628 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • Martha Minot, who settled in Nantucket, Massachusetts in 1630
  • George Minot, who landed in Dorchester, Massachusetts in 1630 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • Stephen Minot, who landed in Dorchester, Massachusetts in 1631 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Minot Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Mr. Minot, who settled in Boston in 1769
  • Jonas C Minot, who arrived in Ohio in 1798 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Minot Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Catherine Minot, aged 35, settled in Bristol, Rhode Island with her three children in 1822
  • John Minot, who settled in Philadelphia in 1878

Contemporary Notables of the name Minot (post 1700)


  • George Richards Minot (1885-1950), American physiologist who received the Nobel prize in Medicine in 1934
  • William Amory Gardner Minot (1916-1963), American Republican politician, Alternate Delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 1956, 1960; Member of Connecticut State House of Representatives, 1959 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, November 4) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Stephen Minot, American politician, Representative from Connecticut 6th District, 1966 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, November 4) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Josiah Minot, American Democrat politician, U.S. Attorney for New Hampshire, 1847-50; Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Hampshire, 1860 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, November 4) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • James Minot, American politician, Member of New Hampshire State Senate 11th District, 1827-28 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, November 4) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Edgar H. Minot, American Republican politician, Mayor of Saco, Maine, 1918-20 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, November 4) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Jean-Louis Toussaint Minot, French Brigadier General during the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars from 1789 to 1815 [3]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Generals Who Served in the French Army during the Period 1789-1815. (Retrieved 2015, April 29) Jean-Louis Minot. Retrieved from http://www.napoleon-series.org/research/c_frenchgenerals.html
  • Stephen Minot, American educator, Trinity College, Connecticut

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Citations


  1. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  2. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, November 4) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  3. ^ Generals Who Served in the French Army during the Period 1789-1815. (Retrieved 2015, April 29) Jean-Louis Minot. Retrieved from http://www.napoleon-series.org/research/c_frenchgenerals.html

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