Aubri History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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Similar to many French family names, the distinguished surname Aubri is a proud sign of a rich and ancient ancestry. The earliest forms of hereditary surnames in France were the patronymic surnames, which are derived from the father's given name, and metronymic surnames, which are derived from the mother's given name. The patronyms were derived from a variety of given names that were of many different origins. As well as the names of the saints of the Christian Church, many of the most common French surnames are derived from personal names of Germanic origin. They derive from the language of the Franks, who controlled France between the mid-5th and early 8th centuries. The name Aubri is derived from the Old German given name "Alberic". The name was originally derived from the Latin word "Albericus", which is composed of the Anglicized elements elf and king.
Early Origins of the Aubri family
The surname Aubri was first found in Berry, a former province until 1790 when it became a region in central France where the family held a family seat since ancient times.
Early History of the Aubri family
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Aubri Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Aubry, Aubrie, Aubri, Aubbry, Alfaric, Alfarique, Aulbry, Aubree, Albry, Allbry, Allbrie, Aubbrie, Aubbri, d'Aubry, d'Aubrie, d'Aubri, Daubri, Daubrie, Daubry, Aubrit, Aubbrit, Aubris, Aubbris, d'Aubrit, d'Aubbrit, d'Aubris, d'Aubbris, Daubbri, Daubbrit, Daubbris, Daubris, Daubrie, Auby, Aubi, Aubit, d'Auby and many more.
Early Notables of the Aubri family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Aubri family
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Catherine Aubry settled in Louisiana in 1719; André Aubry settled in Virginia in 1714; S. Aubry settled in Baltimore in 1820; André Aubry is recorded in a marriage contract in the year of 1780.
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