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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. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
    2. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
    3. Rasmussen, Louis J. . San Francisco Ship Passenger Lists 4 Volumes Colma, California 1965 Reprint. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1978. Print.
    4. Filby, P. William and Mary K Meyer. Passenger and Immigration Lists Index in Four Volumes. Detroit: Gale Research, 1985. Print. (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8).
    5. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
    6. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
    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. Guérard, Albert Léon. France: a Modern History. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1959. Print.
    10. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
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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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