first used the name Brodeur in the medieval era. It was a name for a maker of embroidered tapestries having derived from the Old French word brodeur, which means embroiderer.
The surname Brodeur was first found in Gascony (French: Gascogne), an area of southwest France bordering
, that was part of the "Province of Guyenne and Gascony" prior to the French Revolution, where the family was established in early times.
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of this family name include: Brodeur, le Brodeur, Broddeur, Brodeau, Brodeaux, Brodaux, Brodaut, Brodot, Brodin, Brodard, Bradart and many more.