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Re: Finding my Family
Posted by: betancur (ID *****3342) Date: March 17, 2006 at 01:29:48
In Reply to: Finding my Family by Iraida of 131

All variations of the surname BETANCOURT seem to come from the original BETHENCOURT of Normandy. First noted around 1200AD. The most famous BETHENCOURT was Juan de Bethencourt the first conquerer of the Canary Islands in 1402.



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