Bours History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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Early Origins of the Bours family
The surname Bours was first found in Périgord,
Important Dates for the Bours family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Bours research. Another 95 words (7 lines of text) covering the years 1320, 1425, 1461, 1478, 1485, 1824, 1827, 1839, and 1857 are included under the topic Early Bours History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Bours Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Bourret, Bourre, Bourré, Bourrier, Bourrette and many more.
Early Notables of the Bours family (pre 1700)
Notable amongst the name at this time was Joseph-Christian-Ernest Bourret, cardinal and bishop of Rodez. Born in Labro in 1827, he became conference chief at the School of Carmes, where he taught the future president of the council, Emile Combes. In 1857 he received his...
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Bours migration to the United States
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Bours Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- B Bours, who arrived in San Francisco, California in 1851 
Contemporary Notables of the name Bours (post 1700)
- Peter Bours (1706-1761), American politician, Speaker of the Rhode Island House of Deputies, 1744-46, 1757-59 
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