Early Origins of the Rouannet family
The surname Rouannet was first found in Brittany
, originally Armorica in ancient times, 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 the region of Dol and several members of the family distinguished themselves through their contributions toward the community in which they lived and were rewarded with lands, titles and letters patent confirming their nobility.
Early History of the Rouannet family
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Rouannet Spelling Variations
of this family name include: De Rouen, Rohan, Rouan, Rouanne, Rouannet and others.
Early Notables of the Rouannet family (pre 1700)
Notable amongst this name at this time was of Brittany
. They are believed to be descended from the ancient Counts of Porrhoët and Rennes who were recorded in 1008 from whom descend the royal House of Rohan which... Another 37 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Rouannet Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Rouannet family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Jacques Rouanne, who came to Louisiana in 1719; Michel Rouen, who arrived in Quebec in 1749; Alexander Rouan, who settled in Jamaica in 1763; Thomas Rouan, who arrived in United States or West Indies in 1769.