The French surname Bourbon'orleans is of ancient and noble lineage, having been a prominent name throughout the Middle Ages. The name appears to be of
origin, being one of those names derived from the place where a man once lived or held land.
The surname Bourbon'orleans was first found in the region of Orleanais in North Central France.
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Notable amongst the family at this time was Gaston of France (Gaston d'Orleans) (1608-1660), the third son of King Henry IV of France, acquired the title Duke of Orleans, by which he was generally known during his adulthood, the eldest surviving brother of King Louis XIII, he was known at court... Another 55 words (4 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Bourbon'orleans Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Charles Orleans who arrived in New Orleans in 1727; and Maurice J. Orleans who settled in Texas in 1887.