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Where did the French Bouchey family come from? What is the French Bouchey family crest and coat of arms? When did the Bouchey family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Bouchey family history?The surname Bouchey is a name that evolved during the medieval era in the French region of Champagne. It was a name for a person who worked as a butcher. Originally the name Bouchey was derived from the Old French word bochier, which means butcher.
Spelling variations of this family name include: Boucher, Bouche, Bouchez, Bouchais, Bouchay, le Boucher, de Boucher and many more.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Bouchey research. Another 453 words(32 lines of text) covering the years 1100, 1304, 1506, 1789, 1670, 1551, 1644, 1703, 1770, 1788, 1868, 1703 and 1770 are included under the topic Early Bouchey History in all our PDF Extended History products.
Another 51 words(4 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Bouchey Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Andrew Boucher settled in Virginia in 1650; Jerreard Boucher settled in Barbados with his servants in 1680; Elizabeth Boucher settled in Rappahannock, Virginia, in 1728.
The Bouchey Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Bouchey Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.
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