Early Origins of the Vergez family
The surname Vergez 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 Vergez family
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Vergez Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Verger, Vergé, Vergier, Duverger, Duvergier, Duvergié, Duvergé, Vergié, Duvergey, Vergey, Vergès, Bergès, Bergez, Vergez, Verges, Vergeur, Vergiers, Desvergiers, Vergèzes and many more.
Early Notables of the Vergez family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Vergez family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Marie Verger, a French orphan sent to to Quebec in 1670; John Baptiste Verger, whose Oath of allegiance was recorded in Philadelphia in 1795; Pierre Vergerau, who arrived in New York, NY in 1697.
Contemporary Notables of the name Vergez (post 1700)
- Jean-Marie Vergez, French Brigadier 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) Jean-Marie Vergez. Retrieved from http://www.napoleon-series.org/research/c_frenchgenerals.html