Early Origins of the Arbeau family
The surname Arbeau was first found in Burgundy (French: Bourgogne), an administrative and historical region of east-central France, where the family has been a prominent family for centuries, and held a family seat
with lands and manor. The family were well established in the region of Dijonnais and several members of the family distinguished themselves through their contributions toward the community in which they lived and were rewarded with lands, titles and letters patent confirming their nobility.
Early History of the Arbeau family
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Arbeau Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Arbault, Arbaut, Arbos, Harbaud, Harbo, Arbod, Arbou, Arboult, Arbout, Arbaud, Arboud, Arbaux, Arboux, Arbous, Arbaus, Harbaut, Arbois, Arboys, Arbot and many more.
Early Notables of the Arbeau family (pre 1700)
Notable amongst the family at this time was Thoinot Arbeau (1519-1595), pen name of Jehan Tabourot, French author, best known for his Orchésographie, a study of late... Another 26 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Arbeau Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Arbeau family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Peeter Arbo, who came to Virginia in 1658; Jno Arbot, who settled in Virginia in 1671-1672; Marie Arbou, who settled in Quebec in 1753; Johanis Peter Arbos, who settled in New York in 1759.
Contemporary Notables of the name Arbeau (post 1700)
- Shawn Arbeau, Australian political candidate for the New South Wales state election, 2015