Early Origins of the Boucquet family
The surname Boucquet was first found in Normandy
(French: Normandie), the former Duchy of Normandy
, where the family has been a prominent family for centuries, and held a family seat
with lands and manor. The family were well established in the region of Calvados and several members of the family distinguished themselves through their contributions toward the community in which they lived and were rewarded with lands, titles and letters patent confirming their nobility.
Early History of the Boucquet family
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Boucquet Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Boquet, Bocquet, Bouquet, Bochet, Bouchet, Boquel, Bocquel, Boquard, Bocard, Boccard, Boquart, Bocart, Boccart, Bocquant and many more.
Early Notables of the Boucquet family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Boucquet family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Boucquet Settlers in Canada in the 17th Century
- Pierre Boucquet, who landed in Canada in 1642
- Guillaume Boucquet, aged 30, who arrived in Canada in 1657