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Broussard Early Origins



The surname Broussard was first found in Languedoc, where the family has been anciently seated from very early times.

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Broussard Spelling Variations


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Broussard Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Brousset, Brouset, Brusset, Bruset, Brousse, Broussard, Brouse, Brousses, Brousser, Brouser, Brusser, Bruser, Brussé, Brusé, Broussé, Brous, Broussey, Brousey, Brussey, Brusey, Broussay, Brussay, Brousay, Brusay, Broussai, Brousai, Brussai, Brusai, Broussaie, Brussaie, Brousaie, Brusaie, de Brousset, de Brouset, de Brusset, de Bruset, de Brousse, Broussette, Brousette, Brosset, Brossette, Brussette and many more.

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Broussard Early History


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Broussard Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Broussard research. Another 465 words (33 lines of text) covering the years 1702, 1765, 1789, 1792, and 1800 are included under the topic Early Broussard History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Broussard Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Broussard Early Notables (pre 1700)



Notable amongst the family name at this time was Sébastien de Brossard (1655-1730), a French music theorist, composer and collector; Jean-Baptiste Broussier, Officer General, Count, Brigadier General and Knight of the Legion of...

Another 33 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Broussard Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Broussard Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • Sceviot Broussard, who arrived in New York, NY in 1668

Broussard Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Alexander Broussard, who arrived in South Carolina in 1753-1756
  • Victor Broussard, who arrived in South Carolina in 1755-1756
  • Claude Broussard, who landed in Maryland in 1763
  • Firmin Broussard, who arrived in Maryland in 1763
  • Jean Broussard, who landed in Maryland in 1763
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Broussard Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Regis Broussard, aged 48, who landed in America, in 1908
  • Louis Broussard, aged 26, who landed in America, in 1909
  • Lenia Broussard, aged 25, who emigrated to the United States, in 1910
  • Marie Maurice Broussard, aged 26, who settled in America from Paris, France, in 1919
  • Andree Julie Broussard, aged 23, who emigrated to the United States from Paris, France, in 1919
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Broussard Settlers in Canada in the 17th Century

  • Louis Broussard, aged 28, arrived in Quebec in 1658

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Contemporary Notables of the name Broussard (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Broussard (post 1700)



  • Valsin Broussard, American merchant in Lafayette, Louisiana who formed the first Vigilante Committee when his own store was robbed, eponym of Broussard, Louisiana, direct descendant of Joseph Gaurhept Broussard
  • Marc Broussard (b. 1982), American singer-songwriter
  • Joseph Eloi Broussard (1866-1956), American founder of the first commercial rice mill in Texas
  • Edwin Sidney Broussard I (1874-1934), American politician, United States Senator from Louisiana (1921-1933)
  • Allen E. Broussard (1929-1996), African-American judge, Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of California (1981-1991)
  • Aaron F. Broussard (b. 1949), American politician, President of Jefferson Parish, Louisiana from 2003 to 2010
  • A. J. Broussard, American Democrat politician, Alternate Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 1948
  • Aaron F. Broussard (b. 1949), American Democrat politician, Mayor of Kenner, Louisiana, 1982-96; President of Jefferson Parish, Louisiana, 2003-10
  • Bruce Broussard (b. 1939), American Republican politician, Delegate to Republican National Convention from Oregon, 2004
  • Claude Broussard Jr., American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1972
  • ... (Another 12 notables are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    2. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
    3. Rupp, Daniel L. A Collection of Upwards of Thirty Thousand Names of German, Swiss, Dutch, French and Other Immigrants to Pennsylvania from 1727 to 1776. Baltimore. Print.
    4. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    5. Annuaire Général Héraldique Universel. Paris: Institut Héraldique, 1901. Print.
    6. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
    7. D'Hozier Charles. Armorial Général de France. Paris: Dillon, 1875. Print.
    8. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
    9. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
    10. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial general by J. B. Rietstap 6 volumes in 3. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1976. Print.
    11. ...

    The Broussard Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Broussard 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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