Early Origins of the Soult family
The surname Soult was first found in Burgundy (French: Bourgogne), an administrative and historical region of east-central France, where the family has held a family seat
since early times.
Early History of the Soult family
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Soult Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Saulx, Seaulx, Scaulx, Sceaulx, Sault, Saults, Seault, Seaults, Scault, Scaults, Sceault, Sceaults, Saux, Seaux, Scaux, Sceaux, Saut, Seaut, Scaut, Sceaut, de Saulx, du Saulx, de la Saulx, le Saulx and many more.
Early Notables of the Soult family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Soult family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Augustine Saulx settled in Maryland in 1682.
Contemporary Notables of the name Soult (post 1700)
- Pierre Benoît Soult, French Divisional General during the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars from 1789 to 1815 CITATION[CLOSE]
Generals Who Served in the French Army during the Period 1789-1815. (Retrieved 2015, November 3) Pierre Soult. Retrieved from http://www.napoleon-series.org/research/c_frenchgenerals.html
- Jean-de-Dieu Soult, Duke of Dalmatie, French Marshall of the Empire during the French Revolutionary Wars and Napoleonic Wars from 1789 to 1815]) CITATION[CLOSE]
Generals Who Served in the French Army during the Period 1789-1815. (Retrieved 2015, November 3) Jean-de-Dieu Soult. Retrieved from http://www.napoleon-series.org/research/c_frenchgenerals.html
The Soult Motto
The motto was originally a war cry or slogan. Mottoes first began to be shown with arms in the 14th and 15th centuries, but were not in general use until the 17th century. Thus the oldest coats of arms generally do not include a motto. Mottoes seldom form part of the grant of arms: Under most heraldic authorities, a motto is an optional component of the coat of arms, and can be added to or changed at will; many families have chosen not to display a motto.
Motto: Quo fata trahunt
Motto Translation: Which fate