Ancient and noble French family, of clear and ancestral virtue, that has worldwide sprea, over the centuries. According to what has been handed down, this family is originally from the Finistère department of Brittany, in north-western France. This family was able to raise their social status thanks to the ability they had in managing the agricultural land in their possession. Indeed, one of the first Coulogniers we have news of is a Yves, born around 1550, who administered and managed his own agricultural land in Landivisiau (Finistère). Although, due to the malevolent action of the time, the diploma of nobility of the family has been lost, its aristocratic status is easily deduced from the documents in our possession. First of all, its exponents are most illustrious, which we will shortly report in part; equally valuable are the marriage alliances contracted with other noble families of France. Above all, remember the ...
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