The surname Monge was first found in Gascony (French: Gascogne), an area of southwest France bordering
, that was part of the "Province of Guyenne and Gascony" prior to the French Revolution, where this family was established in earlier times.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Monge research.Another 216 words (15 lines of text) covering the years 1746, 1789, 1795, 1799, 1808, and 1818 are included under the topic Early Monge History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
of this family name include: Mongeau, Mongeaux, Mongeot, Mongeaud, Mongeault, Mongin, Mongenet, Mongenais, Mongenot, Monge, Monges, Lemonge, Demonge, Monget, Mongette, Monger, Mongeon, Mongey, Monginot and many more.
Notable amongst the family at this time was Gaspard Monge (1746-1818), the count of Péluse, a French senator and mathematician, who was the first person to identify the principles of descriptive geometry and to develop methods and applications of descriptive geometry. As well, he was a professor at the École Centrale... Another 54 words (4 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Monge Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.