Le Vesconte

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Philip Edward Le Vesconte (1895-1938) and Mabel, nee Le Cornu (1905-1994), of La Carriere, Grouville

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Unveiling in 1910 of the Le Vesconte Monument in Trinity, in honour of Philippe Le Vesconte (1837-1909)(Family tree), who was elected as Constable ten times between 1868 and 1877 and again in 1890 to 1909

Origin of Surname

Le Vesconte is a corruption of Vicomte, meaning Viscount

Early records

The name first appears in the Assize Roll of 1309 and two Johans and Pierres are listed in the Jersey Chantry Certificate of 1550

Variants

  • Le Vesconte, 1668
  • Le Viscount 1607
  • Le Vicon
  • Viscounte 1309
  • Vesconte
  • Le Viconte 1299

Family records

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Family trees



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Family histories


  • La famille Le Vesconte, the story of Henry Thomas Dundas Le Vesconte and the Franklin Expedition to the North-West Passage


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Great War service



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Family wills


Emigrants to Canada

Identity card details for Mary Jane Le Vesconte of La Rocque Stores

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