Origins Available: French
Noble surnames, such as Vich, evoke images of the ancient homeland of the French people. The original bearer of the name Vich, which is a local
surname, once lived, held land, or was born in the beautiful region of Bourgoine. In France, hereditary surnames
were adopted according to fairly general rules and during the late Middle Ages, names that were derived from localities became increasingly widespread. Local
names originally denoted the proprietorship of the village or estate. The Vich family originally lived in Vichy, in the province of Bourgoigne.
Early Origins of the Vich family
The surname Vich was first found in Burgundy (French: Bourgogne), an administrative and historical region of east-central France, where this renowned family has held a family seat
since ancient times.
Early History of the Vich family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Vich research.Another 539 words (38 lines of text) covering the years 1371, 1421, 1567, 1642, 1644, 1728, and 1759 are included under the topic Early Vich History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Vich Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Vichy, Vichie, Vichies, Vichey, Vicheys, Vichye, Vichyes, Vichee, Vichees, Vichet, de Vichy and many more.
Early Notables of the Vich family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Vich family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Vich Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
- John Vich, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1786
Vich Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Magdalena Vich, who arrived in Puerto Rico in 1831
- Magdalena Vich, who landed in Puerto Rico in 1831 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)
- Jan Vich, who settled in Iowa in 1870
Vich Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
- N. Vich, who settled in Alaska in 1912