The prestigious surname Sueur comes from the region of Provence, in France. The surname Sueur is of local
origin, and is therefore a type of hereditary surname. Local
surnames are derived either from an already existing place-name or from a local feature of the geography.
Early Origins of the Sueur family
The surname Sueur was first found in Provence, where this distinguished family held a family seat
from ancient times.
Early History of the Sueur family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Sueur research.Another 395 words (28 lines of text) covering the years 1384, 1406, 1552, 1554, 1574, 1614, 1620, 1622, 1645, 1665, 1728, and 1731 are included under the topic Early Sueur History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Sueur Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Lessard, Lessart, Lessar, Lessarde, Lesart, Lesard, Lesser, Lesseir, Leser, Lezer, Lesarde, Lesar, Lezard, Lezzard, Lezart, Lezar, Lezarde, Lisart, Lizart, Sarde, Sardo and many more.
Early Notables of the Sueur family (pre 1700)
Notable amongst the names at this time was Hubert Le Sueur (c.1580-1658), a French sculptor with the contemporaneous reputation of having trained in Giambologna's Florentine workshop; Balthazard Sarde, Chief Auditor in the Audit Office in 1622; Jean Le... Another 37 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Sueur Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Sueur family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Sueur Settlers in Canada in the 17th Century
- Mr. Pierre Sueur, French settler travelling to Canada for work arriving on 10th June 1673 CITATION[CLOSE]
Debien, Gabriel. Liste Des Engagés Pour Le Canada Au XVIIe Siècle. Vol. 6, Laval University, 1952. (Retreived 24th May 2018). Retrieved from https://lebloguedeguyperron.wordpress.com/2016/06/30/130-liste-des-contrats-dengagement-pour-la-nouvelle-france-releves-a-la-rochelle-entre-1634-et-1679/