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Poullain Early Origins



The surname Poullain was first found in Brittany where they were formerly seated in the honor of the seigneurie of Villesalmon.

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Poullain Spelling Variations


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Poullain Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Poulain, Poullain, Pouloun, Pullien, Pullein, De Poullain, De Poulien, Polin, Poulin, Poullin and many more.

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Poullain Early History


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Poullain Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Poullain research. Another 103 words (7 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Poullain History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Poullain Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Poullain Early Notables (pre 1700)



Notable amongst this name at this time was François Poulin de Francheville, Seigneur de Saint-Maurice (1692-1733), Montreal merchant who was granted permission by the King of France to mine the iron ore deposits on his seigneury in 1730. The...

Another 38 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Poullain Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Poullain Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Philip Poullain arrived in Philadelphia in 1812
  • Antoine Poullain arrived in New Orleans in 1823

Poullain Settlers in Canada in the 17th Century

  • Claude Poullain (1636),Pierre (1654), and François(1763) arrived in Quebec from Normandie
  • Jacques Poullain from Ile-de-France arrived in Quebec 1667

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Contemporary Notables of the name Poullain (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Poullain (post 1700)



  • Germain-François Poullain (1698-1776), French writer and playwright
  • Fabrice Poullain (b. 1962), French former professional football player
  • Bernard Robert Jean Poullain, magistrate, Paris
  • Francis Gilles Poullain (b. 1967), the bass player for rock band The Darkness

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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Guérard, Albert Léon. France: a Modern History. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1959. Print.
    2. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    3. De Ville, Winston. Gulf Coast Colonials, A Compendium of French Families in Early Eighteenth Century Louisiana. Baltimore, MD: Clearfield, 1999. Print.
    4. 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.
    5. Annuaire Général Héraldique Universel. Paris: Institut Héraldique, 1901. Print.
    6. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
    7. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
    8. Bentley, Elizabeth P. Passenger Arrivals at the Port of New York 1820-1829. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1999. Print.
    9. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    10. de la Porte, A. Tresor Heraldique. Paris: F. Casterman, 1864. Print.
    11. ...

    The Poullain Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Poullain 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 7 November 2014 at 10:16.

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