When Jean Pierre Francois Castel dit Lionnois was born about 1700, in Troyes, Aube, Champagne-Ardenne, France, his father, Antoine Castel, was 27 and his mother, Marianne Masson, was 25. He married Jacqueline Pinard on 21 July 1721, in Biloxi, Louisiana, New France. He died from 1747 to 1750, and was buried in New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, United States.
Some characteristic forenames: French Benoit, Herve, Jean Michel, Thierry, Yves. Spanish Jose, Blanco, Carlos, Rafael.
English: variant of Castle .
Aragonese, Catalan, and Jewish (Sephardic): variant of Castell 3, a cognate of 5 below.