Early Origins of the Buc family
The surname Buc was first found in Normandy
(French: Normandie), the former Duchy of Normandy
, where the family first originated and maintained their status as one of the more distinguished families of the region.
Early History of the Buc family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Buc research.Another 187 words (13 lines of text) covering the years 1702, 1762, 1808, 1809, 1810, 1811, 1871, and 1880 are included under the topic Early Buc History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Buc Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Dubuc, DuBuc, Dubuque, Dubucquoy, Dubucq, Buc, Bucquet, Buquet and many more.
Early Notables of the Buc family (pre 1700)
Notable amongst the family in this period was Louis, adviser to the King; Julien Dubuque (1762-1810), first settler of European descent in Iowa; Julien Edouard Alfred Dubuc, resident of Chicoutimi, Quebec, he was born in 1871 and was the former president and managing director of the North American Pulp & Paper... Another 71 words (5 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Buc Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Buc family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Jean Dubuc, who arrived in Quebec, Canada in 1668; Michael DuBuc, who arrived in Louisiana in 1718; and Gabriel Dubuc, who arrived in Allegany County, Pennsylvania in 1799. Julien Dubuque, born at St. Pierre les Brecquets, Canada in 1762.