Show ContentsBurbo History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms

Noble surnames, such as Burbo, evoke images of the ancient province of Bourbonnais, which was the most central of all the French Provinces. The original bearer of the name Burbo, which is a local surname, once lived, held land, or was born in the beautiful region of France. In France, hereditary surnames were adopted according to fairly general rules and during the late Middle Ages, names that were derived from localities became increasingly widespread. Local names originally denoted the proprietorship of the village or estate. The Burbo family originally lived in a village in Allier, which is now the site of the ruined castle of Bourbon.

Early Origins of the Burbo family

The surname Burbo was first found in Bourbon, where the family was descended from Louis I, Duke of Bourbon (circa 1270-1342).

Early History of the Burbo family

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Burbo Spelling Variations

Spelling variations of this family name include: Bourbon, Bourbons, Bourbont, Bourbone, Bourbo, Burbon, Burbons, Burbont, Burbone, Burbo, Burbon, Bourbbon, Bourbbons, Bourbbont, Bourbbone, Bourbbo, Burbbon, Burbbons, Burbbont, Burbbone, Burbbo, de Bourbon, de la Bourbon, De Bourbon, de Bourbons, de Bourbont, de Bourbone and many more.

Early Notables of the Burbo family

Notable amongst the family name in this period was Anne de Bourbon (1380-1408), daughter of John I, Count of La Marche and his wife Catherine of Vendôme, Anne was a member of the House of Bourbon; Charles Bourbon, Duke of Bourbon and of Auvergne; Armand de Bourbon, Prince of Conti (1629-1666), a French nobleman; Antoine de Bourbon (1518-1562) was the Duc de Vendôme, and the father of Henry IV of France; Antoine also became king of Navarre through his marriage to Jeanne d'Albret; Anne Geneviève de...
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Migration of the Burbo family

Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Jacques Bourbon, who married Thérèse Rosa in 1752 in Québec. on Facebook