The surname Bourassa was first found in Auvergne, a historic province in south central France.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Bourassa research.Another 95 words (7 lines of text) covering the years 1747, 1789, 1813, 1836, 1838, and 1862 are included under the topic Early Bourassa History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
of this family name include: Bouras, Bourras, Bourasse, Bourassé, Bourrasse, Bourrassé, Labourrasse, Bourrasset, Bourragué, Bourrageas, Bourrachot, Bourrat, Bouret, Bourran, Bourassa, Bourrassa, Bourasseau and many more.
Notable amongst the family was Joseph, Marquis of Bourran, who was a man of politics. Lord of Marsac and of S. Hilaire, Baron
of Lacour, lord of Bessones, he was born in Villeneuve-d'Agan in 1747. In 1789 he was elected by the nobility of Agen deputy into the rank of general... Another 141 words (10 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Bourassa Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.