× Home
×

Family Crest and History Search
House of Names
FREE SHIPPING on orders of $85 or more
An excerpt from www.HouseOfNames.com archives copyright © 2000 - 2017


Petitjean Early Origins



The surname Petitjean was first found in Burgundy (French: Bourgogne), an administrative and historical region of east-central France where they held a family seat in the seigneurie of Rotalier. The main stem of the family would also be elected to the nobility of Bourgogne, and Pierre Petitjean was a counselor in 1751 in the Chambre des Comptes de Bourgogne.

Close

Petitjean Spelling Variations


Expand

Petitjean Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Petitjean, Pettitjean, Pettittjean, PetitJean, PettitJean, PettittJean, Petijean, Pettijean, Pettijean, PetiJean, PettiJean, Pettitjohn, Petijohn, Pettijohn, Pettitjohn, PetitJohn, PettitJohn, PettittJohn, PettyJohn, Petyjohn and many more.

Close

Petitjean Early History


Expand

Petitjean Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Petitjean research. Another 162 words (12 lines of text) covering the year 1355 is included under the topic Early Petitjean History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Close

Petitjean Early Notables (pre 1700)


Expand

Petitjean Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Petitjean Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Close

The Great Migration


Expand

The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Petitjean Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Jean PetitJean, who arrived in Lousiana in 1715
  • Mr. Petitjean, who arrived in Louisiana in 1719
  • Jean Pierre Petitjean, aged 20, who landed in Louisiana in 1719 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • Louis Petitjean, aged 29, who arrived in Louisiana in 1719 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Petitjean Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Blanche Petitjean, aged 29, who emigrated to America from Boulogne, in 1902
  • Bertha Petitjean, aged 35, who landed in America from Berlin, Germany, in 1906
  • Alphonse Petitjean, aged 12, who emigrated to the United States from Giromagny, France, in 1907
  • Clifford F. Petitjean, aged 17, who settled in America, in 1907
  • Georges Petitjean, aged 36, who landed in America from Paris, France, in 1912
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Petitjean Settlers in Canada in the 18th Century

  • Pierre Petitjean, who arrived in Quebec from Aunis on the west coast of France in 1710

Close

Contemporary Notables of the name Petitjean (post 1700)


Expand

Contemporary Notables of the name Petitjean (post 1700)



  • François Petitjean, French Brigadier General during the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars from 1789 to 1815 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Generals Who Served in the French Army during the Period 1789-1815. (Retrieved 2015, August 12) François Petitjean. Retrieved from http://www.napoleon-series.org/research/c_frenchgenerals.html
  • Francesca Petitjean, French professional female bodybuilder
  • Allann Petitjean (b. 1974), French football midfielder
  • Bernard Petitjean, Parisian antique dealer and collector

Close

Petitjean Family Crest Products


Expand

Petitjean Family Crest Products




Close

See Also


Expand

See Also




Close

Citations


Expand

Citations



  1. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  2. ^ Generals Who Served in the French Army during the Period 1789-1815. (Retrieved 2015, August 12) François Petitjean. Retrieved from http://www.napoleon-series.org/research/c_frenchgenerals.html

Other References

  1. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial general by J. B. Rietstap 6 volumes in 3. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1976. Print.
  2. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
  3. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
  4. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
  5. Vaillancourt, Emile. La Conquete du Canada par les Normands. Biographie de la premiere generation Normande du Canada. Montreal: G. Ducharme, 1930. Print.
  6. de la Porte, A. Tresor Heraldique. Paris: F. Casterman, 1864. Print.
  7. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
  8. D'Hozier Charles. Armorial Général de France. Paris: Dillon, 1875. Print.
  9. Conrad, Glenn R. The First Families of Louisiana. Baton Rouge LA: Claitor's Publishing, 1970. Print.
  10. 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.
  11. ...

The Petitjean Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Petitjean 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.

This page was last modified on 12 August 2015 at 18:09.

Sign Up

  


FREE SHIPPING on orders of $85 or more
House of Names on Facebook
Follow Houseofnames on Twitter
Houseofnames on Pinterest