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Early Origins of the Raux family


The surname Raux was first found in Forez, a former province of France, now part of the modern Loire, the Haute-Loire and Puy-de-Dôme départements, where the family has been a prominent family for centuries, and held a family seat with lands and manor. The family were well established in this region and several members of the family distinguished themselves through their contributions toward the community in which they lived. They were rewarded with lands, titles and letters patent confirming their nobility.

Early History of the Raux family


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Raux Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: Real, Reael, Reaele, Reals, Riel, Rielle, Rill, Rille, Rile, Rele, Relle, Rels, Rhels, Rhelle, Rhel, Riels, Rhels, van Riel, van Rielle, Réal, Reau, Rheaume, Reaumur and many more.

Early Notables of the Raux family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the Raux family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Raux Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Francis Raux, who arrived in St Clair County, Illinois in 1856 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Raux Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Joseph Raux, aged 38, originally from Reallon, France, arrived in New York in 1908 aboard the ship "La Touraine" from Havre, France [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JXGK-9PL : 6 December 2014), Joseph Raux, 22 Mar 1908; citing departure port Havre, arrival port New York, ship name La Touraine, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  • Alexandre Raux, aged 30, arrived in New York in 1921 aboard the ship "Leopoldina" from Le Havre, France [3]CITATION[CLOSE]
    "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:J6KX-SMR : 6 December 2014), Alexandre Raux, 21 Jun 1921; citing departure port Le Havre, arrival port New York, ship name Leopoldina, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  • Rene Raux, aged 33, arrived in New York in 1922 aboard the ship "Silene" from Casablanca, Algiers, Barcelona, Leghorn [4]CITATION[CLOSE]
    "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JNL7-GPT : 6 December 2014), Rene Raux, 13 Jun 1922; citing departure port Casablanca, Algiers, Barcelona, Leghorn, arrival port New York, ship name Silene, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).

Contemporary Notables of the name Raux (post 1700)


  • Damien Raux (b. 1984), professional French ice hockey player who participated at the 2010 IIHF World Championship
  • Auguste Raux (b. 1954), French football coach who manages the Madagascar national team
  • Corinne Raux (b. 1976), French duathlete and World Champion in 2002

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Citations


  1. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  2. ^ "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JXGK-9PL : 6 December 2014), Joseph Raux, 22 Mar 1908; citing departure port Havre, arrival port New York, ship name La Touraine, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  3. ^ "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:J6KX-SMR : 6 December 2014), Alexandre Raux, 21 Jun 1921; citing departure port Le Havre, arrival port New York, ship name Leopoldina, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  4. ^ "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JNL7-GPT : 6 December 2014), Rene Raux, 13 Jun 1922; citing departure port Casablanca, Algiers, Barcelona, Leghorn, arrival port New York, ship name Silene, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).


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