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Poyer Early Origins



The surname Poyer was first found in Dauphiny (French: Dauphiné or Dauphiné Viennois), a former province in southeastern France, where this family held a family seat from very early times.

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Poyer Spelling Variations


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Poyer Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Payan, Payen, Payon, Payont, Payond, Payons, Paian, Paien, Paion, Paiont, Paions, Pagan, Pagant, Pagani, Payani, Payhani and many more.

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Poyer Early History


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Poyer Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Poyer research. Another 639 words (46 lines of text) covering the years 1250, 1279, 1380, 1415, 1450, 1539, 1572, 1610, 1612, 1613, 1700, 1779, 1793, 1794, and 1796 are included under the topic Early Poyer History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Poyer Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Poyer Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 39 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Poyer 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:

Poyer Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • John Poyer, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1682

Poyer Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Nicolas Poyer, aged 31, landed in Louisiana in 1719

Poyer Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Philip Poyer, aged 38, arrived in Alexandria, Va in 1801

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Contemporary Notables of the name Poyer (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Poyer (post 1700)



  • Emmet C. Poyer, American Democrat politician, Alternate Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1960

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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Doyle, William. The Oxford History of the French Revolution. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1990. Print. (ISBN 0192852213).
    2. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    3. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial general by J. B. Rietstap 6 volumes in 3. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1976. Print.
    4. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    5. Guérard, Albert Léon. France: a Modern History. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1959. Print.
    6. D'Hozier Charles. Armorial Général de France. Paris: Dillon, 1875. Print.
    7. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    8. Bentley, Elizabeth P. Passenger Arrivals at the Port of New York 1820-1829. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1999. Print.
    9. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
    10. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
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    The Poyer Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Poyer 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 25 March 2016 at 10:17.

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