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Spelling variations of this family name include: Godbout, Godebout, Godbold, Godebold, Godbert, Godebert, Godbard, Godebard, Godbart, Godebart, Godbil, Godebille, Godebilles, Godby, Godeby and many more.
First found in Gascony (French: Gascogne), an area of southwest France bordering Spain, that was part of the "Province of Guyenne and Gascony" prior to the French Revolution, where the family was established in Aurbous, a village in the Basses-Pyrénées, in the district of Pau.
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Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Nicolas Godbout, who married Marthe Bourgoin in Quebec in 1662; Nicolas Godbout, who married Angélique Lemelin in St-Laurent in 1685; Antoine Godbout, who married Marguerite Labrecque in St-Pierre in 1691.
The Godebilles Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Godebilles Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.
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