Early Origins of the Belaine family
The surname Belaine was first found in Burgundy (French: Bourgogne), an administrative and historical region of east-central France, where the family has held a family seat
since very early times.
Early History of the Belaine family
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Belaine Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Saint-Belin, Saint-Belins, Saint-Bellin, Bellin, Bellins, Belin, Belain, Belains, Belaine, Saint-Bellins, Saint-Belain, Saint-Belains, Saint-Bellain, Saint-Bellain, Saint-Belaine, Saint-Belaines, Saint-Bellaine, Saint-Bellaines, de Saint-Belin and many more.
Early Notables of the Belaine family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Belaine family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: John Bellins settled in Virginia in 1653.
The Belaine Motto
The motto was originally a war cry or slogan. Mottoes first began to be shown with arms in the 14th and 15th centuries, but were not in general use until the 17th century. Thus the oldest coats of arms generally do not include a motto. Mottoes seldom form part of the grant of arms: Under most heraldic authorities, a motto is an optional component of the coat of arms, and can be added to or changed at will; many families have chosen not to display a motto.
Motto: Ex utroque fortis
Motto Translation: From both the strong