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Descendant chart 4 generations
Auvernier & Junod*
Tripet & Colin - 1707. Variation : silver instead of gold)
Jean Louis Junod, is the forbearer of dozens of present day Junods
spread out mostly across the United States. Born in Geneva, his line
originated in Auvernier; the earliest known ancestor being Jaquet Droge
aka Junod, who lived at the end of the 15th/beginning of the 16th centuries.
Somewhere between the time of Jaquet Droge, and Jean Louis the surname
took on the added descriptive "dit banderet," as in "Junod-dit-Banderet." Meaning "Junod
(the one) called flag-bearer," it set the family apart from several
other Junod branches present in Auvernier at the
time. As the family moved, they eventually dropped the "dit-Banderet" all
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pages, the research work and what is published are compliment of
Tom Junod, descendant of Jean Louis Junod.