The name Delabanneville has a long French heritage that first began in the northern region of Normandy
. The name is derived from when the family lived in Normandy.
Early Origins of the Delabanneville family
The surname Delabanneville was first found in Normandy
(French: Normandie), the former Duchy of Normandy.
Early History of the Delabanneville family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Delabanneville research.Another 93 words (7 lines of text) covering the years 1066, 1096, 1463, 1641, 1666, 1818, 1823, and 1835 are included under the topic Early Delabanneville History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Delabanneville Spelling Variations
One can encounter great variation in the spelling of French surnames; in part, as spelling, and the spelling names was not yet standardized during the early development of the written French language. Later, there was much branching and movement of families, and spellings would change according to region. Variations of the name Delabanneville include Banville, Banneville, De Banville, De Banneville and others.
Early Notables of the Delabanneville family (pre 1700)
Notable amongst the family in this period was Gaston-Robert Morin, marquis De Banville, born in 1818, who was a diplomat and politician. Having entered the diplomatic career, he was attaché to the ministry in 1835, then to the embassies of London, Vienna
, and Munich. Theodore de Banville... Another 47 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Delabanneville Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Delabanneville family to the New World and Oceana
Approximately 110 years after the first landings by Cartier, there were only about 300 people in Quebec. France gave land incentives for 2,000 migrants during the next decade. 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. Migration to New France (Quebec) continued from France until it fell in 1759. In the year 1675 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 Delabanneville 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 Delabanneville were 62 individuals who arrived from France onto Canadian shores between 1600 and 1900. Most came during the nineteenth century, but a few immigrated earlier, such as Jacques Banville, who married in Baie-Saint-Paul, Quebec in 1747.