The French name Delabeauchesne first arose during the Medieval period in the peninsula of Brittany
. It is derived from when the family having lived in Bretagne.
Early Origins of the Delabeauchesne family
The surname Delabeauchesne was first found in Britanny (Bretagne).
Early History of the Delabeauchesne family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Delabeauchesne research.Another 459 words (33 lines of text) covering the years 1225, 1280, 1371, 1381, 1420, 1429, 1430, 1442, 1453, 1478, 1483, 1513, 1533, 1709, 1721, and 1858 are included under the topic Early Delabeauchesne History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Delabeauchesne Spelling Variations
There were a great number of spelling variations
in French surnames. One reason for this was the wide variety of cultural influences present in France during the early development of the French language. The many spelling variations of the name include Beauchesne, Beau-Chesne, De Beauchesne and others.
Early Notables of the Delabeauchesne family (pre 1700)
Notable amongst this name at this time was Claude-Nicolas, who was Captain of the Dragons in 1709, and knight of Saint-Louis in 1721. René Adelstan Guesdon, Marquis of Beauchesne, was an archaeologist in Paris in 1858... Another 36 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Delabeauchesne Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Delabeauchesne family to the New World and Oceana
France was active as a cultural leader in the early 16th century. One particular area in which they lead was the exploration of the New World. The explorers, like Jacques Cartier in 1534, led the way to North America. Champlain, in 1608, made the first of twenty voyages to France to attract settlers and brought the first migrant in 1617. By 1675, there were 7000 French in Quebec, and the French Acadian presence in the Maritimes had reached 500. The French founded Lower Canada, thus becoming one of the two great founding nations of Canada. The family name Delabeauchesne has made many distinguished contributions in France and New France to the world of science, culture, religion, and education. Amongst the settlers in North America with this distinguished name Delabeauchesne were an explorer, who arrived at Racine, Quebec, in 1715.