Brouillet History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms 

Early Origins of the Brouillet family

The surname Brouillet was first found in Bourbonnais, a historic province in the centre of France, now part of the modern department of Allier and Cher.

Prominent from the oldest branch of this line was Jean Brouillot, the judge of Joan of Arc. Originally from the diocese of Bayeux, chief of arts and with a law licence, he was prosecutor of the University of Paris in 1403. In the judgement of Joan of Arc he refused to compromise, saying that the opinions of the chief theologians must be followed.

Important Dates for the Brouillet family

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Brouillet Spelling Variations

Spelling variations of this family name include: Brouillard, Brouillet, Brouilhet, Brouillaud, Brouillon, Brouillous, Brouillete, Brouillet, Brouillette, Brouillan, Brouillot, Brouilly, Brouillé, Brouillart and many more.

Early Notables of the Brouillet family (pre 1700)

Notable amongst the family name in this period was Antoine de Brouilly, marquis of Piennes in 1611. Franc de Monbeton de Bourrouillan, born in 1658, was named infantry captain in Canada on 17th March 1687 under the name of Saint Andre, commander of Plaisance (Newfoundland). He was appointed Governor of Newfoundland on 17th February 1691, rejoined his troupes the same year and built the St. Louis Fort. In April 1692 he presented a plan of attack for an English...
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Brouillet migration to the United States

Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Brouillet Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
  • John Baptist Abraham Brouillet, who landed in Allegany (Allegheny) County Pennsylvania in 1847 [1]

Brouillet migration to Canada

Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Brouillet Settlers in Canada in the 17th Century
  • Michel Brouillet, son of Jacques and Renée, married Marie Dubois, daughter of Guillaume and Isabelle, in Saint-Louis, Quebec on 3rd November 1670 [2]
  • Bernard Brouillet, son of Michel and Marie, married Marie Chartier, daughter of Guillaume and Marie, in Pointe-aux-Trembles, Quebec on 29th June 1697 [2]
Brouillet Settlers in Canada in the 18th Century
  • Gilles Brouillet, son of Michel and Marie, married Marie Bricaut, daughter of Jean and Marie, in Pointe-aux-Trembles, Quebec on 7th January 1704 [2]
  • Jean Brouillet, who settled in Quebec in 1706 from Angoumois on the west coast of France
  • Jean Brouillet, son of Jean and Simone, married Marie-Madeleine Richard, daughter of jean and Madeleine, in Sainte-Anne-de-la-Pérade, Quebec on 7th January 1706 [2]
  • Pierre Brouillet, son of Michel and Marie, married Louise Boullard, daughter of François and Françoise, in Rivière-des-Prairies, Quebec on 22nd November 1706 [2]
  • Jean Brouillet, son of Michel and Marie, married Françoise Leclerc, daughter of Robert and Marie, in Saint-François, Quebec on 27th November 1707 [2]
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Contemporary Notables of the name Brouillet (post 1700)

  • Hector A. Brouillet, American Republican politician, Delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1920 [3]
  • Frank Buster Brouillet (1928-2001), American Democrat politician, Member of Washington State House of Representatives 25th District, 1957-73 [3]

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Citations

  1. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  2. ^ Internoscia, Arthur E., and Claire Chevrier. Dictionnaire National des Canadiens Français 1608-1760. Vol. 1, Institut Drouin, 1958.
  3. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, February 11) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
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