Jouanny family page
Found in France in a variety of spellings, this family came to Jersey from Brittany
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Origins of surname
The name is derived from the personal name Jouanny, which is a diminuitive of Jouan or Jean. It is particularly common in Brittany.
Variants in different parts of France
Great War service
- Francois Jouanny, Soldat, French Infantry 142nd Regiment, died 1918
- Louis Jouanny (1882-1915) (Plaintel), killed in action
These wills created by members of the Jouanny family are now held by Jersey Archive. By visiting the archive site and using the names, dates and reference numbers shown here, it is possible to view a copy of each will. You will have to subscribe to the Archive's online service to do this. To find out more about this collection, which covers the period from 1663 to 1980, and how to search for your family's wills there, visit our Jersey wills page
- Jean Jouanny, Bushey Farm, St Helier - 11 November 1927, D/Y/A/87
- Mathurin Jouanny, St Malo, Rue du Puits, Aubray, farmer - 25 September 1905, D/Y/A/64
Family photo album
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