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The surname Valladao was first found in Périgord where this distinguished family held a family seat and were members of the aristocracy of that region, and held many alliances with notable families, such as, Durand, Durant, Roubert, Tessière, Simonin, Chaugy, and Velle.
Spelling variations of this family name include: Valade, Vallade, Vallad, Valad, Vallaud, Valaud, Valat, Vallat, Valleau, Valleaux, Valades, Valady, Vallady, Valladao, La Vallaud, La Valat, La Vallade and many more.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Valladao research. Another 100 words (7 lines of text) covering the year 1547 is included under the topic Early Valladao History in all our PDF Extended History products.
More information is included under the topic Early Valladao Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Jean Valade who settled in Quebec in 1712 from Angoumois near Bordeaux on the west coast of France, on the western border of Perigord; Guillaume Valade arrived in Quebec in 1669 from Aunis on the west coast of France, to the west of Angoumois.
The Valladao Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Valladao Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.
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