in the Seigniory of Blanchardière in the department of l'Orne in the arrondisement of Domfront.
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of this family name include: Blanchard, Blanchart, Blancard, Blanchauld, Blanchod, Blanckart, Blanckert, Blankert, Blanckaert, Blancaert, Planckaert and many more.
Notable amongst the family in this period was Alain Blanchard (executed in Rouen in 1419), commander of the crossbowmen of Rouen during the Hundred
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Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Louis Blanchard who settled in Quebec from Angoumis in 1665; Honoré Blanchard from Aunis settled in Quebec in 1757; François Blanchard from Brittany
settled in Quebec in 1665.