Brittany. It is derived from the family living in Brittany.
Early Origins of the Robarge family
Early History of the Robarge family
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Robarge Spelling Variations
spelling variations in French surnames. One reason for this was the wide variety of cultural influences present in France during the early development of the French language. The many spelling variations of the name include Roberge, Robergel, Rebrejet, Robergeon, Roberjon, Roberjot and many more.
Early Notables of the Robarge family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Robarge family to the New World and Oceana
France was active as a cultural leader in the early 16th century. One particular area in which they lead was the exploration of the New World. The explorers, like Jacques Cartier in 1534, led the way to North America. Champlain, in 1608, made the first of twenty voyages to France to attract settlers and brought the first migrant in 1617. By 1675, there were 7000 French in Quebec, and the French Acadian presence in the Maritimes had reached 500. The French founded Lower Canada, thus becoming one of the two great founding nations of Canada. The family name Robarge has made many distinguished contributions in France and New France to the world of science, culture, religion, and education. Amongst the settlers in North America with this distinguished name Robarge were
Robarge Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
Contemporary Notables of the name Robarge (post 1700)
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