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Bures Early Origins



The surname Bures was first found in Normandy (French: Normandie), the former Duchy of Normandy.

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Bures Spelling Variations


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Bures Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Bureau, Bure, Buré, Burel, Bures and others.

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Bures Early History


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Bures Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Bures research. Another 131 words (9 lines of text) covering the years 1400, 1447, 1463, 1470, 1496, 1499, 1540, 1555, 1773, and 1810 are included under the topic Early Bures History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Bures Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Bures Early Notables (pre 1700)



Notable amongst the family in this period was Jean Bureau (d. 1463), Charles VII 's master of artillery during the final years of the Hundred Year's War; Guillaume-François Bure, nicknamed The Younger, who was of a family of...

Another 37 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Bures Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Bures Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Perfecto Bures, who arrived in Puerto Rico in 1875
  • Joseph Bures, aged 24, arrived in Kansas in 1886

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Contemporary Notables of the name Bures (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Bures (post 1700)



  • Doris Bures (b. 1962), Austrian politician

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Bures Family Crest Products


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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. De Ville, Winston. Gulf Coast Colonials, A Compendium of French Families in Early Eighteenth Century Louisiana. Baltimore, MD: Clearfield, 1999. Print.
    2. Annuaire Général Héraldique Universel. Paris: Institut Héraldique, 1901. Print.
    3. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
    4. Bentley, Elizabeth P. Passenger Arrivals at the Port of New York 1820-1829. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1999. Print.
    5. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    6. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    7. Rupp, Daniel L. A Collection of Upwards of Thirty Thousand Names of German, Swiss, Dutch, French and Other Immigrants to Pennsylvania from 1727 to 1776. Baltimore. Print.
    8. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial general by J. B. Rietstap 6 volumes in 3. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1976. Print.
    9. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
    10. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
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    The Bures Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Bures Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

    This page was last modified on 3 December 2012 at 07:12.

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