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Spelling variations of this family name include: Orsans, Orzans, Horsans, Aursans, Haursans, Horzans, Aurzans, Haurzans, Orsang, Orsen, Orsan, Orsenne, Haursang, Haurzang, Haursen, Horsen, Aursen, Aursan, Aurzen, Aurzan, Aursang and many more.
First found in Burgundy (French: Bourgogne), at Orsans, a commune in the Doubs department, now in the Franche-Comté region. Alternatively, the family could have originated in Orsans, another commune in the Aude department of southern France.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Aursan research. Another 405 words (29 lines of text) covering the years 1088, 1424, 1440, 1472, 1547, 1578, 1665, and 1753 are included under the topic Early Aursan History in all our PDF Extended History products.
Another 21 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Aursan Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Louis Orsanne s'installa en Louisiane en 1719; M. Horzin, 31; Baltimore, Md 1823; M. Horzin 39; New York 1772.
The Aursan Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Aursan 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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