Borel History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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Early Origins of the Borel family
The surname Borel was first found in Dauphiny (French: Dauphiné or Dauphiné Viennois), a former province in southeastern France, where this renowned family held a family seat since ancient times.
Important Dates for the Borel family
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Borel Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Borel, Borelle, Borels, Borelles, Baurel, Baurelle, Baurels, Baurelles, Borrel, Borrell, de Borel, de Borels, de Borelle, Deborel and many more.
Early Notables of the Borel family (pre 1700)
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Borel migration to the United States
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Borel Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
- Frederick Borel, who arrived in New York in 1707 
- Anna Marla Borel, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1750 
Borel Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Pierre Borel, who arrived in Louisiana in 1805 
- Abraham Borel, who settled in Philadelphia in 1842
- Aug Borel, who landed in Texas in 1845 
- August Borel, who settled in Texas in 1846
- J. Borel, who settled in San Francisco in 1852
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Contemporary Notables of the name Borel (post 1700)
- Adrien Alphonse Alcide Borel (1886-1966), French psychiatrist
- Jacques Borel, French novelist
- Émile Borel (1871-1956), French mathematician, eponym of the Borel lunar crater, Borel algebra and Borel measure
- Gabriel Borel, French aircraft designer, founder of Etablissements Borel, an aircraft manufacturing company
- Armand Borel (1923-2003), Swiss Mathematician, eponym of the Borel subgroup, awarded the 1992 Balzan Prize for Mathematics
- ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)