Early Origins of the Pitet family
The surname Pitet was first found in Normandy
(French: Normandie), the former Duchy of Normandy
, where this eminent family held a family seat
since ancient times. One of the earliest records of the family was that of Jean Pitard (c.1228-1315), French royal surgeon to Louis IX, Philip the Bold and Philip the Fair of France.
Early History of the Pitet family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Pitet research.Another 186 words (13 lines of text) covering the years 1453, 1654, 1668, 1695, 1740, 1767, 1771, and 1846 are included under the topic Early Pitet History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Pitet Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Pittard, Pitard, Pittart, Pitart, Pithart, Pithard, Pitteux, Piteux, Pitton, Piton, Pithon, Python, Pittet, Pitet, Pitou, Pitoux, Pitault, Piteau, Pitot, Pitaud and many more.
Early Notables of the Pitet family (pre 1700)
Notable amongst the family in this period was Joseph Pitton de Tournefort (1656-1708), a French botanist, notable as the first to make a clear definition of the concept of genus for plants... Another 32 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Pitet Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Pitet family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Pierre Pitot, who settled in Canada in 1648; Pierre Piton, who married Jeanne Lantier in 1735 in Lachenaye, Quebec; Augte Pitaud, who, at the age of 22.