Auvergne in ancient France was the home of the first family to use the name Robidou. Robidou was a name for someone who lived in Auvergne, where the family was established in early times in a seigniory, which became a marquisate in 1565 for D'Amboise.
The surname Robidou was first found in Auvergne, a historic province in south central France where the family was established in early times in a seigniory, which became a marquisate in 1565 for D'Amboise.
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History has changed the spelling of most surnames. During the early development of the French language in the Middle Ages, a person gave his version of his name, phonetically, to a scribe, a priest, or a recorder. Some variables were adopted by different branches of the family name. Hence, there spelling variations
of the name Robidou, some of which include Robidou, Robidoux, Robidout, Robidan, Robidant, Robident, Robida, Robidat and many more.