Planque History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
Origins Available: English
Early Origins of the Planque family
The surname Planque was first found in Wiltshire
where they held a family seat
as Lords of the Manor. The Saxon influence of English history diminished after the Battle of Hastings in 1066. The language of the courts was French for the next three centuries and the Norman ambience prevailed.The family name was first referenced in the year 1288 when Maud Plank held estates in that shire.
Early History of the Planque family
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Planque Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Plank, Planke, Planck, Planche, Planch, Planque, de Planque and many more.
Early Notables of the Planque family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Planque family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: the name represented in many forms and recorded from the mid 17th century in the great migration from Europe. Migrants settled in the eastern seaboard from Newfoundland, to Maine, to Virginia, the Carolinas, and to the islands..
Contemporary Notables of the name Planque (post 1700)
- Jean Planque (1910-1998), Swiss art collector; his collection included paintings by Pablo Picasso, Jean Dubuffet, Pierre Bonnard, Edgar Degas, Paul Gauguin, Claude Monet and many more
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