Bosques History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
Early Origins of the Bosques family
The surname Bosques was first found in Essex where they held a family seat as Lords of the Manor. The Saxon influence of English history diminished after the Battle of Hastings in 1066. The language of the courts was French for the next three centuries and the Norman ambience prevailed. But many more family surnames would arrive from the continent after the Revocation of the Edict of Nantes in the reign of Louis XIV and this Huguenot family name was first referenced in the year 1685 when John and David Bosanquet came to England from their native Languedoc in the south of France and settled in Forest House in Essex.
Early History of the Bosques family
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Bosques Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Bosanquet, Bosanket, Bosanqet, Bosquet and others.
Early Notables of the Bosques family (pre 1700)
Notable in the family at this time was Charles Bosanquet (1769-1850), English governor of the South Sea Company, "member of a Huguenot family of successful London merchants, and was the second son of Samuel Bosanquet, of...
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Migration of the Bosques family to Ireland
Some of the Bosques family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.
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Migration of the Bosques family
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Many settlers were recorded from the mid 17th century in the great migration from Europe. Migrants settled in the eastern seaboard from Newfoundland, to Maine, to Virginia, the Carolinas, and to the islands..
|Contemporary Notables of the name Bosques (post 1700) ||+|
- Gilberto Bosques Saldívar (1892-1995), Mexican career diplomat