Normandy, for it was derived from when the Bucy family lived in Normandy, at Bussy-Le-Grand.
Early Origins of the Bucy family
Normandy (French: Normandie), the former Duchy of Normandy, where the family held a family seat from ancient times.
Early History of the Bucy family
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Early Notables of the Bucy family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Bucy family to the New World and Oceana
Immigration to New France was slow; therefore, early marriage was desperately encouraged amongst the immigrants. The fur trade attracted migrants, both noble and commoner. 15,000 explorers left Montreal in the late 17th and 18th centuries. By 1675, there were 7000 French in Quebec. By the same year the Acadian presence in Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island had reached 500. In 1755, 10,000 French Acadians refused to take an oath of allegiance to England and were deported to Louisiana. The French founded Lower Canada, thus becoming one of the two great founding nations of Canada. The distinguished family name Bucy has made significant contributions to the culture, arts, sciences and religion of France and New France. Amongst the settlers in North America with this distinguished name Bucy were
Bucy Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
Contemporary Notables of the name Bucy (post 1700)
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