Bouchere family page
The 1873 St Lawrence record of the baptism of Susan Jane Bouchere
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Origins of surname
Although boucher is French for butcher, this surname is believed to be derived from buis, French for the box plant.
The Bouchere family in Jersey appears to have originated in Moselle, in the north-east of France, and to have no connection with Leboucher of Normandy
It is not clear which of these names is a variation of Bouchéré, which is properly spelt with two accents.
- Leboucher, found in Normandy
Births and baptisms
Great War service
These wills created by members of the Bouchere family are now held by Jersey Archive. By visiting the archive site and using the names, dates and reference numbers shown here, it is possible to view a copy of each will. You will have to subscribe to the Archive's online service to do this. To find out more about this collection, which covers the period from 1663 to 1948, and how to search for your family's wills there, visit our Jersey wills page
- Emile Bouchére, 2 Croydon Villas, Cleveland Road, St Helier - 1 May 1904, D/Y/A/63
- Emile Bouchère, 3 Queens Road, St Helier - 4 April 1923, D/Y/A/83
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