Noble surnames, such as Debourbon, evoke images of the ancient province of Bourbonnais, which was the most central of all the French Provinces. The original bearer of the name Debourbon, 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 Debourbon family originally lived in a village in Allier, which is now the site of the ruined castle of Bourbon.
Early Origins of the Debourbon family
The surname Debourbon was first found in Bourbon, where the family was descended from Louis I, Duke of Bourbon (circa 1270-1342).
Early History of the Debourbon family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Debourbon research.Another 198 words (14 lines of text) covering the years 1311, 1356, 1337, 1410, 1400, 1490, 1527, 1553, 1610, 1589, 1610, 1589, 1793, 1814, 1830, 1700, 1868, 1874, 1931, 1975, 1734, 1860, 1380, 1408, 1629, 1666, 1518, 1562, 1619, 1679, 1621, 1686, 1674, 1681, 1675, 1700, 1678 and 1718 are included under the topic Early Debourbon History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Debourbon 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 Debourbon family (pre 1700)
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 VendÃ´me, 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... Another 86 words (6 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Debourbon Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Debourbon family to the New World and Oceana
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.
Contemporary Notables of the name Debourbon (post 1700)
- Louis-Henri-Joseph de Bourbon (d. 1830), French soldier, and Prince of Condé
- Charles-Ferdinand de Bourbon (1778-1820), French prince, Duke of Berry
- Louis-Antoine de Bourbon (1775-1844), French Duke d'Angoulême, Legislator and General, Son of Charles X, King of France
- Louis Antoine de Bourbon (1775-1844), Duc d' Angoulême
- Charles-Philippe de Bourbon, Count of Artois, Prince and Legislator, France
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