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Rouen Early Origins



The surname Rouen 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.

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Rouen Spelling Variations


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Rouen Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: De Rouen, Rohan, Rouan, Rouanne, Rouannet and others.

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Rouen Early History


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Rouen Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Rouen research. Another 89 words (6 lines of text) covering the years 1008, 1128, 1603 and 1570 are included under the topic Early Rouen History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Rouen Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Rouen Early Notables (pre 1700)



Notable amongst this name at this time was of Brittany. They are believed to be descended from the ancient Counts of PorrhoŽt 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 Rouen 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:

Rouen Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • John Rouen, who settled in Philadelphia in 1819
  • Jane Rouen, who setted in Philadelphia in 1819
  • Bridget Rouen, who setted in Vermont sometime between 1829 and 1897
  • Thomas Rouen, who arrived in Mississippi in 1854 [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)
  • Louis A. Rouen, who arrived in California in 1870
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Rouen Settlers in Canada in the 18th Century

  • Michel Rouen, who arrived in Quebec in 1749

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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)

Other References

  1. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
  2. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
  3. Doyle, William. The Oxford History of the French Revolution. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1990. Print. (ISBN 0192852213).
  4. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
  5. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
  6. Bentley, Elizabeth P. Passenger Arrivals at the Port of New York 1820-1829. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1999. Print.
  7. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
  8. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
  9. 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.
  10. Rasmussen, Louis J. . San Francisco Ship Passenger Lists 4 Volumes Colma, California 1965 Reprint. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1978. Print.
  11. ...

The Rouen Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Rouen 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 28 October 2013 at 13:54.

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