Forez in ancient France is the location French historians pinpoint as the origin of the name Blancharon. Blancharon was a name for a white haired person, deriving its origin from the Old French word blanchart.
Early Origins of the Blancharon family
Forez, a former province of France, now part of the modern Loire, the Haute-Loire and Puy-de-Dôme départements, where the family has held a family seat from very early times.
Early History of the Blancharon family
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Blancharon Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Blancharon, Blancharone, Blanncaron, Blancarone, Blencaron, Blansharon, Blansarone, Blenncharon and many more.
Early Notables of the Blancharon family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Blancharon family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Alexandre Blancaron who settled in New Orleans in 1719.
Contemporary Notables of the name Blancharon (post 1700)
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