From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Coat of arms of Saint-Martin-d'Aubigny
Coat of arms
Saint-Martin-d'Aubigny is located in France
Coordinates: 49°09′57″N 1°20′56″W / 49.1658°N 1.3489°W / 49.1658; -1.3489Coordinates: 49°09′57″N 1°20′56″W / 49.1658°N 1.3489°W / 49.1658; -1.3489
Country France
Region Normandy
Department Manche
Arrondissement Coutances
Canton Agon-Coutainville
Intercommunality Sèves et Taute
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Joëlle Levavasseur
Area1 15.16 km2 (5.85 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 522
 • Density 34/km2 (89/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 50510 /50190
Elevation 10–89 m (33–292 ft)
(avg. 33 m or 108 ft)

1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Saint-Martin-d'Aubigny is a commune in the Manche department in Normandy in north-western France.


The name of d'Aubigny, has changed orthographically through the ages. Albiniaco, Albineio, and Albiniacum each indicates that the origin of the name is the domain or House of Albinus (Aubin). The village was the seat of a powerful Anglo-Norman family whose members accompanied William the Conqueror during his conquest of England and received many manors in England.

See also[edit]