The ancient history of the Badeaux name begins in the Middle Ages in the northern coastal region of Normandy
. The name is derived from when the family resided in Bretagne, where the family held a family seat
since the early Middle Ages.
Early Origins of the Badeaux family
The surname Badeaux was first found in Britanny (Bretagne) where the family held a family seat
in early times.
Early History of the Badeaux family
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Badeaux Spelling Variations
The many different spellings of French surnames can be partially explained by the use of local
dialects and by the influence of other languages during the early development of the French language. As a result of these linguistic and cultural influences, the name Badeaux is distinguished by a number of regional variations. The many spelling variations
of the name include Bédel, Bedel, Bedeau, Bedaux, Bedaud, Bédard, Bedard, Bédat, Bedat, Bédarieux, Bédarrieux, Bédarride, Bédarridat, Dubédel, Dubedel, Dubedeau, Dubedaux, Dubedaud, Dubedat and many more.
Early Notables of the Badeaux family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Badeaux family to the New World and Oceana
Migration from France to New France or Quebec as it was now more popularly called, continued from France until the colony fell to the English in 1759. By 1675, there were 7000 French in Quebec. By the same year the Acadian presence in Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island had reached 500. In the treaty of Utrecht, the Acadians were ceded by France to Britain in 1713. In 1755, 10,000 French Acadians refused to take an oath of allegiance to England
and were deported. They found refuge in Louisiana. In 1793, the remaining French in these provinces came under British rule. Meanwhile, in Quebec, the French race flourished, founding in Lower Canada, one of the two great solitudes which became Canada. Many of this distinguished family name Badeaux were prominent in social, cultural, religious and political affairs in France and New France. Amongst the settlers in North America with this distinguished name Badeaux were
Badeaux Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
- Sidney J. Badeaux, aged 30, who emigrated to the United States, in 1918
- Anita Badeaux, aged 35, who emigrated to the United States from Paris, France, in 1921
- Neil Badeaux, aged 46, who settled in America, in 1924
Contemporary Notables of the name Badeaux (post 1700)
- Roberto Palazuelos Badeaux (b. 1967), better known as Roberto Palazuelos, a Mexican actor, model and producer
- Joseph Badeaux (1777-1835), Canadian notary and politician, son of Jean-Baptiste Badeaux, MLA, District of Trois-Rivières (1808-1810) and (1820-1824)
- Jean-Baptiste Badeaux (1741-1796), Canadian notary for the province of Quebec in 1781