Debousy History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
Early Origins of the Debousy family
The surname Debousy was first found in Poitou, where the family held a family seat from ancient times.
Early History of the Debousy family
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Debousy Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Buxy, Buxie, Buxies, le Buxy, de Buxy, Buxey, Boux, Bouxy, Bouxie, Bouxies and many more.
Early Notables of the Debousy family (pre 1700)
Notable amongst the family at this time was Paul Buissière (d. 1739), French surgeon and anatomist. Originally a native of France, and a Protestant, he fled his country on account of his religion. Before leaving France he had practised with distinction in the principality of Orange. He settled in the first instance at Copenhagen, then emigrated to England where he was naturalised 10 Oct. 1688, and afterwards fixed himself in...
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Migration of the Debousy family
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: John Buxey, who sailed to America in 1755. The Buxy family was also recorded in Canada in the early 17th century.