Early Origins of the Pitot family
The surname Pitot 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 Pitot family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Pitot 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 Pitot History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Pitot 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 Pitot 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 Pitot Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Pitot family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Pitot Settlers in Canada in the 17th Century
- Pierre Pitot, who settled in Canada in 1648
- Pierre Pitot, who landed in Canada in 1648
Contemporary Notables of the name Pitot (post 1700)
- James Pitot (1761-1831), American politician, Mayor of New Orleans, Louisiana, 1804-05; Appointed 1804; Resigned 1805; Defeated, 1812 CITATION[CLOSE]
The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 21) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html