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labranche Early Origins



The surname labranche was first found in Burgundy (French: Bourgogne), an administrative and historical region of east-central France where the family has been a prominent family for centuries, and held a family seat with lands and manor. The family were well established in the region of Dijonnais and several members of the family distinguished themselves through their contributions toward the community in which they lived and were rewarded with lands, titles and letters patent confirming their nobility.

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labranche Spelling Variations


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labranche Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Branche, Labranche, Branca, Branque, Brancard, Brancas, Branchet, Branquet, Brancher and many more.

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labranche Early History


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labranche Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our labranche research. Another 115 words (8 lines of text) are included under the topic Early labranche History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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labranche Early Notables (pre 1700)


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labranche Early Notables (pre 1700)



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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

labranche Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Herman LaBranche, aged 24, who emigrated to the United States, in 1919

labranche Settlers in Canada in the 17th Century

  • Francois Labranche, who arrived in Canada in 1636, aboard the ship, Saint-Jehan
  • Charles Labranche, who settled in Montreal in 1688

labranche Settlers in Canada in the 18th Century

  • Jean Labranche, who was married in Quebec in 1709
  • Thomas Labranche, who was married in Berther, Quebec in 1712
  • Joseph Labranche, who was married in Baie-Saint-Paul, Quebec in 1732
  • Madeleine Labranche, who arrived in Quebec in 1756

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Contemporary Notables of the name labranche (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name labranche (post 1700)



  • George ML LaBranche, founder of LaBranche & Co. stock trading company with his son George M.L. LaBranche Jr. in New York, in 1924
  • Bill Labranche, who has written much on Irish Canadians
  • Anita Labranche, Quebecois poet
  • Charles Auguste Labranche, Québécois poet who lives in Sherbrooke
  • Jacques Labranche, Canadian politician, the first mayor of Saint-Raymond, Quebec, in 1845

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    2. Doyle, William. The Oxford History of the French Revolution. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1990. Print. (ISBN 0192852213).
    3. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    4. De Ville, Winston. Gulf Coast Colonials, A Compendium of French Families in Early Eighteenth Century Louisiana. Baltimore, MD: Clearfield, 1999. Print.
    5. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    6. Bentley, Elizabeth P. Passenger Arrivals at the Port of New York 1820-1829. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1999. Print.
    7. Annuaire Général Héraldique Universel. Paris: Institut Héraldique, 1901. Print.
    8. Filby, P. William and Mary K Meyer. Passenger and Immigration Lists Index in Four Volumes. Detroit: Gale Research, 1985. Print. (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8).
    9. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
    10. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
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    The labranche Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The labranche 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.

    This page was last modified on 26 July 2014 at 09:41.

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