The surname Savigny was first found in Lorraine, 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 Nancy 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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Migration of the Savigny family
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Elizabeth Savigny, who came to Philadelphia in 1774; George and John Savigny, who were both recorded in the census of Ontario of 1871; as well as N. Savigny, who arrived in Quebec in 1885..