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The province of Forez in ancient France is the location French historians pinpoint as the origin of the name Blencaron. Blencaron was a name for a white haired person, deriving its origin from the Old French word blanchart.

Blencaron Early Origins



The surname Blencaron was first found in 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.

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Blencaron Spelling Variations


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Blencaron Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Blancharon, Blancharone, Blanncaron, Blancarone, Blencaron, Blansharon, Blansarone, Blenncharon and many more.

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Blencaron Early History


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Blencaron Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Blencaron research. Another 389 words (28 lines of text) covering the years 1500 and 1682 are included under the topic Early Blencaron History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Blencaron Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Blencaron Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 23 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Blencaron Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Alexandre Blancaron who settled in New Orleans in 1719.

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Blencaron Family Crest Products


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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Annuaire Général Héraldique Universel. Paris: Institut Héraldique, 1901. Print.
    2. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
    3. De Ville, Winston. Gulf Coast Colonials, A Compendium of French Families in Early Eighteenth Century Louisiana. Baltimore, MD: Clearfield, 1999. Print.
    4. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
    5. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial general by J. B. Rietstap 6 volumes in 3. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1976. Print.
    6. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    7. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
    8. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
    9. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
    10. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
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    The Blencaron Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Blencaron 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.

    This page was last modified on 14 July 2014 at 08:22.

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