The region of ancient France known as Auvergne is where the name Imbeault was born. Imbeault was a name for someone who lived in Auvergne, where the family was found since the early Middle Ages.
Early Origins of the Imbeault family
The surname Imbeault was first found in Auvergne, a historic province in south central France.
Early History of the Imbeault family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Imbeault research.Another 72 words (5 lines of text) covering the years 1522, 1654, 1725, 1744, 1747, and 1810 are included under the topic Early Imbeault History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Imbeault Spelling Variations
The many different spellings of French surnames can be partially explained by the use of local
dialects and by the influence of other languages during the early development of the French language. As a result of these linguistic and cultural influences, the name Imbeault is distinguished by a number of regional variations. The many spelling variations
of the name include Imbault, Imbeault, Imbaud, Imbert, Imbard, Imbart, Imberton, Imbelot, Imberdis, Imbeau and many more.
Early Notables of the Imbeault family (pre 1700)
Notable amongst the family was Joseph-Gabriel Imbert, born in Marseille in 1654, who was a painter. His master was a talented but little known artist named Serre. He moved to Paris and perfected his art, inspired by the likes of Charles le Brun and van der Meulen. Colomès-Jacques Imbert was a... Another 87 words (6 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Imbeault Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Imbeault family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Imbeault Settlers in Canada in the 19th Century
- François Imbeault worked in Quebec in 1861
Contemporary Notables of the name Imbeault (post 1700)
- Alexandre Imbeault (b. 1986), Canadian professional ice hockey player
- Bernard Imbeault (b. 1945), Canadian Chairman and President of Pizza Delights Corporation Limited