Early Origins of the Philipon family
The surname Philipon was first found in Auvergne, a historic province in south central France where the family has been a prominent family for centuries, and where this illustrious family held a family seat
with lands and manor. The family were well established in the region of Clermont/Aurillac 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 Philipon family
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Philipon Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Flippen, Philipon, Phlipon, Phlipeau, Phlipeaux, Philipet, Phlipet, Flippeau, Flippon and many more.
Early Notables of the Philipon family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Philipon family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: John Flippen, who settled in Maryland in 1774.