Origins of surname
This name is of French origin and started out as a given name, a diminuitive of Bertaud. It is believed to derive from a similar Germanic name, from the root berht-, meaning brilliant.
The name appears in Jersey records as early as 1668, but there are no church records before 1826.
- Berthelot, 1668
- Bertelot (may be an error in a record)
- Berthelot baptisms in Jersey
- Berthelot marriages in Jersey (groom)
- Berthelot marriages in Jersey (bride)
- Berthelot burials in Jersey
This will created by a member of the Berthelot family is now held by Jersey Archive. By visiting the archive site and using the names, date and reference number 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 1980, and how to search for your family's wills there, visit our Jersey wills page
- Berthelot : Raymond Auguste Emmanuel , of 19, Broad Street, St Helier - 21/Apr/1950 , 28/May/1955 , D/Y/B1/31/5
- Raymond Berthelot took over Au Grand Turc at 19 Broad Street in 1930 and ran the business until his death in 1954
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