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Contry of origin for the Ganoe name?

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Re: Contry of origin for the Ganoe name?

Rhonda Richards (View posts)
Posted: 1023893265000
Classification: Query
Edited: 1023974485000
Surnames: Ganoe, Champion
I was under the same impression until a family researcher went to Germany to look into the Champion/ Ganoe lines. It seems both families were French, but left France during the mid 1700's because of their religion. They were not Catholic and France at this time was a Catholic country! The French government was hanging protestants. They left France and traveled to a small town called Keltz, Prussia, now Germany.
Hope this helps.
Rhonda
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