727 BOURBON members around the world
BOURBON Family HistoryThis interesting and uncommon name is of Old French origin, introduced into England by the Normans after the Conquest of 1066, and distinguished by being first recorded in the Domesday Book of 1086. It has two possible interpretations; firstly, it may be a diminutive form of an Old Germanic personal name, "Burdo", of now obscure origins, which has also generated the surnames Burditt, Burden, Burdon, Burdoun and Bourdon. The personal name is recorded in Norfolk in 1166: Hamo filius (son of) Burdun.
Who have we missed?
Tell us about any famous BOURBON (or surname variant) you think we should add here. We will get our genealogists to check them out and add them to the list. Thanks!
Join the conversation with the BOURBON tribe
- Find your BOURBON ancestor
- Tell us about your BOURBON Family
- Tell us about your BOURBON ancestors
- Ask a question about the BOURBON history
- Leave a message for BOURBON family members
Invite more BOURBON family members!
Write an email address and click 'Invite' to share this page with more members of the BOURBON tribe.
Family Coat of Arms Generator
Why not see what your family crest could look like based on your own family characteristics?Create Crest
Discover about where the BOURBON live around the world
Explore where tribe members live today!
Show off the BOURBON Family Crest…
Wear your crest with pride...plenty of products to choose from