Pezat is an original last name or surname with it’s origins in France. If you have this surname you are one of only about 100 people with this unique last name. At present, there is only one Pezat located in the United States.
According to internet sources, almost all of the people bearing the last name Pezat, presently live in France. Although it is a lesser known French last name, there is a French wine that bears the name Pezat. Not only does the company make a white wine, they also have a Pezat red wine.
If you do not live in France, you are only one of five people in the world, that have the last name Pezat and don’t live in Europe. However, there are various spellings of the Pezat name including Pzat and Pezzat. While immigrating , many people realized that a different or even simpler spelling of their last name helped local spell and remember it. Thus the different variations occurred.
If you are a Pezat, you are probably related to a man found to be one of the earliest to have the last name of Pezat. Research shows that your possible ancestor, Gaston Francois Pezat, was born around 1895 in the country of Algeria, one of the most northern countries of North Africa. It is possible that the Pezats then immigrated to France, where most are found today. It also can not be ruled out that Gaston Francois Pezat’s family was from France and he was born in the country of Algeria but later moved to France.
If you or someone you know holds the surname Pezat, count yourself lucky. You truly are one of about a hundred!