Early Origins of the Bouts family
The surname Bouts was first found in Holland, where the name became noted for its many branches in the region, each house acquiring a status and influence which was envied by the princes of the region. The name was first recorded in South Holland, a province of Holland, the most crowded province of the Netherlands
. The principal cities are Rotterdam, Leyden and Shiedam. Noted is the famed castle of Teilengen where Jacqueline of Bavaria
is buried. In their later history the surname became a power unto themselves and were elevated to the ranks of nobility as they grew into this most influential family.
Early History of the Bouts family
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Bouts Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Bout, Boutt, Boutte, Boute, Bouts, Boutts, Boutes, Bouttes, Bouttz, Boutz, Bouttez, van Bout and many more.
Early Notables of the Bouts family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Bouts family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Bouts Settlers in New Zealand in the 19th Century
- Martha Bouts, aged 23, a nurse, who arrived in Wellington, New Zealand aboard the ship "Jubilee" in 1873
- Emma Bouts, aged 20, a nurse, who arrived in Wellington, New Zealand aboard the ship "Jubilee" in 1873
Contemporary Notables of the name Bouts (post 1700)
- Dierick Bouts (1415-1475), Dutch painter