Morency History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
Early Origins of the Morency family
The surname Morency was first found in Ile-de-France, where the family has been a prominent family for centuries, and held a family seat
with lands and manor. The family were well established in the region of Paris at Siene-et-Oise and several members of the family distinguished themselves through their contributions toward the community in which they lived and were rewarded with lands, titles and letters patent confirming their nobility including the Dukes of Montmorency. the Princes of Monmorency, Counts de Logny, Viscount Roulers.
Early History of the Morency family
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Morency Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Montmorency, Monmorency, Montemuran, Munmorency and others.
Early Notables of the Morency family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Morency family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Morency Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- J. Morency who arrived in San Francisco in 1852
Morency Settlers in Canada in the 17th Century
- Guillaume Morency-Baucher, who arrived in Quebec in 1656
Contemporary Notables of the name Morency (post 1700)
- Vernand Morency (b. 1980), former American football running back who played in 2005
- Jean-Frédéric Morency (b. 1989), French basketball player
- Louis-Philippe Morency (b. 1977), French Canadian researcher, known for his work in Computer Vision, Machine Learning and Multimodal Interaction
- Pascal Morency (b. 1982), Canadian professional ice hockey forward
- Doug Morency, Canadian improviser and actor, former member of The Second City; he has won three Canadian Comedy Awards
- Pierre Morency OC CQ (b. 1942), French Canadian writer, poet and playwright
- Gabriel Morency (b. 1970), French Canadian sports broadcaster, who previously hosted daily shows Morency and Covers Experts
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