Early Origins of the Pechon family
The surname Pechon was first found in Brittany
, originally Armorica in ancient times, 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 Dol 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.
Early History of the Pechon family
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Pechon Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Pichon, Pichot, Pichourreau, Pichoureau, Pichonnat, Pichoureaux, Pichourreaux, Pichoud, Pechou, Pechaud, Pichond and many more.
Early Notables of the Pechon family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Pechon family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Marie Pichon, who came from the Province of Perche to New France in 1636; Bernard Pichon, who came to Quebec from La Rochelle in 1645; Francois Pichon, who was on record in Quebec in 1657.