Buttons History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
The French surname Buttons comes from the Old French word "boton," which means "button." It was originally an occupational name for a button maker.
Early Origins of the Buttons family
The surname Buttons was first found in Burgundy (French: Bourgogne), an administrative and historical region of east-central France, where this prestigious family has been traced from ancient times.
Early History of the Buttons family
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Buttons Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Bouton, Boutons, Boutonne, Boutonnes, Boutton, Bouttons, Bouttonne, Bouttonnes, Buton, Butons, Butonne, Butonnes, Button, Buttons, Buttonne, Buttonnes, de Bouton and many more.
Early Notables of the Buttons family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Buttons family
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Jan Daniel Bouton, who settled in Philadelphia in 1739; and Jean Bouton, who settled in Louisiana in 1756. There was a Bouton from the Lyonnais region of France documented in Trois Riviè.
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