local surname, once lived, held land, or was born in the beautiful region of France. In France, hereditary surnames were adopted according to fairly general rules and during the late Middle Ages, names that were derived from localities became increasingly widespread. Local names originally denoted the proprietorship of the village or estate. The Lebreuil family originally lived in the seigneury of Dubreuil in the diocese of Nevers in the province of Bourbonnais, the most central of all the French Provinces.
Early Origins of the Lebreuil family
family seat in the seigneurie of Dubreuil in the diocese of Nevers.
Early History of the Lebreuil family
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Lebreuil Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Dubreuil, Breuil, Dubreil, Breil, Breuilly, Breilly, Breuille, Brully, Breully, LeBreuil and many more.
Early Notables of the Lebreuil family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Lebreuil family to the New World and Oceana
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Lebreuil Settlers in Canada in the 17th Century
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