Early Origins of the Mitterrand family
The surname Mitterrand was first found in Gascony (French: Gascogne), an area of southwest France bordering Spain
, that was part of the "Province of Guyenne and Gascony" prior to the French Revolution, where this noble family held a family seat
from ancient times.
Early History of the Mitterrand family
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Mitterrand Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Mitterrand, Mitterrande, Mitterran, Mitterron, Mitterront, Mitterrons, Mitterant, Miterand, Miterande Miteran, Miteron, Miteront, Miterons, Miterant, Mitterand, Mitterande, Mitteran, Mitteron, Mitteront, Mitterons, Miterrand, Miterrande, Miterran, Miterron, Mitteront, Miterrons and many more.
Early Notables of the Mitterrand family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Mitterrand family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Louis Miterand who settled in Louisiana in 1702.
Contemporary Notables of the name Mitterrand (post 1700)
- Olivier Mitterrand, French CEO of Les Nouveaux Constructeurs, nephew of former French President François Mitterrand
- Jean-Christophe Mitterrand (b. 1946), the son of former French president François Mitterrand
- Jacques Mitterrand (1908-1991), French Grand Master of the Grand Orient de France and a founder of the small left wing party Union progressiste
- Danielle Mitterrand (1924-2011), born Danielle Émilienne Isabelle Gouze, wife of French President François Mitterrand, President of the foundation France Libertés Fondation Danielle Mitterrand
- Frédéric Mitterrand (b. 1947), French politician, French Minister of Culture (2009-2012), nephew of François Mitterrand
- François Maurice Marie Mitterrand (1916-1996), French statesman, President of the Republic of France (1981-1985)
- Jacques Mitterrand (b. 1918), French Air-force general