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Vieaux Early Origins



The surname Vieaux was first found in Burgundy (French: Bourgogne), an administrative and historical region of east-central France, where the family has held a family seat since early times.

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Vieaux Spelling Variations


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Vieaux Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Viard, Viards, Viart, Viarts, Viar, Viars, Viare, Viares, Viarre, Viarres, Viarte, Viartes, Viarde, Viardes, de Viard and many more.

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Vieaux Early History


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Vieaux Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Vieaux research. Another 399 words (28 lines of text) covering the years 1342, 1458, 1580, and 1643 are included under the topic Early Vieaux History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Vieaux Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Vieaux Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 28 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Vieaux 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: Thomas Vicard, who settled in Virginia in 1648; Armand Viau, aged 23, who arrived at Ellis Island from Montreal, Canada, in 1924; Georges Viau, aged 39, who arrived at Ellis Island from Bordeaux, in 1919.

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Contemporary Notables of the name Vieaux (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Vieaux (post 1700)



  • Jason Vieaux (b. 1973), American virtuoso classical guitarist from Buffalo, New York
  • Jacques Vieaux (1757-1852), sometimes spelt Vieau, a French-Canadian fur trader for the North West Company and first permanent white settler in Milwaukee, Wisconsin

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Vieaux Family Crest Products


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Doyle, William. The Oxford History of the French Revolution. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1990. Print. (ISBN 0192852213).
    2. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
    3. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
    4. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
    5. Rupp, Daniel L. A Collection of Upwards of Thirty Thousand Names of German, Swiss, Dutch, French and Other Immigrants to Pennsylvania from 1727 to 1776. Baltimore. Print.
    6. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
    7. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial general by J. B. Rietstap 6 volumes in 3. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1976. Print.
    8. Guérard, Albert Léon. France: a Modern History. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1959. Print.
    9. Vaillancourt, Emile. La Conquete du Canada par les Normands. Biographie de la premiere generation Normande du Canada. Montreal: G. Ducharme, 1930. Print.
    10. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
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    The Vieaux Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Vieaux 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.

    This page was last modified on 5 June 2014 at 08:34.

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