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Vacher History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms



Early Origins of the Vacher family


The surname Vacher 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.

Early History of the Vacher family


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Vacher Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: Vacher, Vachere, Vachereau, Vacheron, Vachier, Vachiery, Vachon, Fach and many more.

Early Notables of the Vacher family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the Vacher family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Vacher Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Jean Vacher, who was on record in Louisiana in 1721
  • John Francis Vacher, who landed in New York in 1784 [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)

Vacher Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Jean Btiste Vacher, who arrived in Boston, Massachusetts in 1875 [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)

Vacher Settlers in Canada in the 17th Century

  • Sylvestre Vacher, who arrived in Montreal in 1653

Vacher Settlers in Canada in the 19th Century

  • Jacques Vacher, an early emigrant to Canada from La Rochelle, France

Contemporary Notables of the name Vacher (post 1700)


  • Christophe Vacher, French artist, painted backgrounds for Disney animations
  • Philllipe Vacher (b. 1947), French visual artist

Historic Events for the Vacher family



HMS Hood

  • Mr. Geoffrey D B Vacher (b. 1921), Midshipman (S) serving for the Royal Navy, who sailed into battle and died in the sinking [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    H.M.S. Hood Association-Battle Cruiser Hood: Crew Information - H.M.S. Hood Rolls of Honour, Men Lost in the Sinking of H.M.S. Hood, 24th May 1941. (Retrieved 2016, July 15) . Retrieved from http://www.hmshood.com/crew/memorial/roh_24may41.htm

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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)
  2. ^ H.M.S. Hood Association-Battle Cruiser Hood: Crew Information - H.M.S. Hood Rolls of Honour, Men Lost in the Sinking of H.M.S. Hood, 24th May 1941. (Retrieved 2016, July 15) . Retrieved from http://www.hmshood.com/crew/memorial/roh_24may41.htm

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