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Where did the French Paquin family come from? What is the French Paquin family crest and coat of arms? When did the Paquin family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Paquin family history?
Spelling variations of this family name include: Pasquier, Paquier, Paquin, Paquignon, Paquinet, Pâquin, Pasquin, Dupaquier, Dupasquier, Paquereau, Pasquereau, Paquerault and many more.
First found in Brittany, where this distinguished family held a family seat from ancient times.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Paquin research. Another 269 words (19 lines of text) covering the years 1248, 1403, 1529, 1615, 1668, 1669, 1767, and 1862 are included under the topic Early Paquin History in all our PDF Extended History products.
Another 127 words (9 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Paquin Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: M. Paquinet, who arrived in Canada before the 20th century; François Pasquier, who, at 23 years old, arrived in Quebec also before the 20th century; André Pasquier, who arrived in Louisiana in 1719.
- Leo Paquin (1910-1993), American football player
- Ethan Paquin, American poet
- Claude Étienne Paquin de Vauzlemont, French Brigadier General during the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars from 1789 to 1815
- Jeanne Paquin (1869-1936), French fashion designer
- Anna Helene Paquin (b. 1982), Canadian-born, New Zealand Academy Award and Golden Globe Award winning actress
- Marie-Thérèse Paquin (1905-1997), Canadian concert pianist and piano professor
- Maurice Paquin, Franco-Canadian comedian and singer
- Laurent Paquin (b. 1971), Canadian comedian and radio personality from Quebec
- Patricia Paquin (b. 1968), Canadian television personality from Quebec
- Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
- D'Hozier Charles. Armorial Général de France. Paris: Dillon, 1875. Print.
- Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
- Rasmussen, Louis J. . San Francisco Ship Passenger Lists 4 Volumes Colma, California 1965 Reprint. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1978. Print.
- Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
- Rupp, Daniel L. A Collection of Upwards of Thirty Thousand Names of German, Swiss, Dutch, French and Other Immigrants to Pennsylvania from 1727 to 1776. Baltimore. Print.
- Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
- Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
- Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
- Vaillancourt, Emile. La Conquete du Canada par les Normands. Biographie de la premiere generation Normande du Canada. Montreal: G. Ducharme, 1930. Print.
The Paquin Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Paquin Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.
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