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Turenne Early Origins



The surname Turenne was first found in Savoy (French: Savoie) in the Rhône-Alpes region of the French Alps, where this illustrious family held a family seat since ancient times.

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Turenne Spelling Variations


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Turenne Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Turenne, Turraine, Turrenne, Durenne, De Turenne, Torene, Torraine, Toraine, Torenne, Touraine and many more.

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Turenne Early History


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Turenne Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Turenne research. Another 473 words (34 lines of text) covering the years 1399, 1495, 1548, 1646, 1698, 1611, 1675, 1645, 1658, 1800, 1833, 1838 and 1763 are included under the topic Early Turenne History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Turenne Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Turenne Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Turenne 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 or some of its variants were: Joseph Torrenes, aged 33; settled in New Orleans in 1822.

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Contemporary Notables of the name Turenne (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Turenne (post 1700)



  • Woodny Turenne (b. 1987), American football cornerback
  • Henri de Turenne (1921-2016), French journalist and screenwriter
  • Claudine de La Tour Turenne (1520-1591), French lady-in-waiting of Marguerite de Valois (1553–1615), the spouse of the French king Henri IV
  • Raoul of Turenne, Archbishop of Bourges, France from 840 to 866
  • Darcy Turenne (b. 1984), Canadian professional free ride mountain bike athlete
  • Louis Turenne (b. 1933), Canadian movie and television actor
  • Luc Turenne, Businessman of Quebec

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
    2. Guérard, Albert Léon. France: a Modern History. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1959. Print.
    3. Annuaire Général Héraldique Universel. Paris: Institut Héraldique, 1901. Print.
    4. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
    5. de la Porte, A. Tresor Heraldique. Paris: F. Casterman, 1864. Print.
    6. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    7. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
    8. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
    9. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
    10. Vaillancourt, Emile. La Conquete du Canada par les Normands. Biographie de la premiere generation Normande du Canada. Montreal: G. Ducharme, 1930. Print.
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