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Early Origins of the Parents family
The surname Parents was first found in Picardy (French: Picardie) in northern France, where they held a family seat
. Within its ancient history the family remained almost exclusively in the north-east of France, close to the Belgian border, and, in fact, branches of the name strayed over the border and became established in Flanders.
Early History of the Parents family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Parents research.Another 127 words (9 lines of text) covering the years 1666, 1716, 1847, and 1873 are included under the topic Early Parents History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Parents Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Parent, Parrent, De Parent, Du Parent, Parente, Parenteau, Parrente, Parant, Parrant, Parrante, Parante, Parend, Parents, Parrend, Parrende and many more.
Early Notables of the Parents family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Parents family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Pierre Parent, who arrived in Quebec in 1651 from Saintonge; Michel Parent, who arrived in Quebec from Ile-de-France in 1692; Gabriel Parent, who arrived in Quebec from Normandie in 1754.