Genest Family History
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Genest Name Meaning
French: topographic name for someone who lived by a patch of broom, Old French genest(e) (from Late Latin (planta) genesta). German: cognate of 1, from Latin.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Gent, Geist, Gest, West, Hengst, Gonet, Gentes, Great, Gerst, Gelnett