Origin of Surname
The name is derived from the French bourse, which means purse, and indicated a manufacturer or merchant of purses.
The de Bourcier family was established in Jersey in the 16th century, possibly earlier, and is still present today.
- de Bourcier
- de Bourcy
These trees are linked but do not overlap. The second shows a further descent from the first
- De Bourcier baptisms in Jersey
- De Bourcier marriages in Jersey (groom)
- De Bourcier marriages in Jersey (bride)
- De Bourcier burials in Jersey
Great War service
These wills created by members of the de Bourcier 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 1980, and how to search for your family's wills there, visit our Jersey wills page
- de Bourcier : Anne , St Brelade 01/08/1887 Desires to be buried in St Brelade's cemetery Bequeaths to the poor of St Brelade 5 Shillings - Unknown date , 20/Jun/1895 , D/Y/A/54/64
- de Bourcier : Eva Louise , of Sandybrook Hospital, St Peter and formerly of Greenfield, St Aubin - 04/Mar/1959 , 20/Jan/1967 , D/Y/B1/104/28
- de Bourcier : George , Les Vaux, St Aubin, St Brelade - 24/Oct/1887 , 12/Nov/1924 , D/Y/A/84/129
- de Bourcier : Philip George , of Ringwood, Mont au Pretre, St Helier - 22/Apr/1950 , 02/Sep/1955 , D/Y/B1/32/4
- de Bourcier : Rowland George , of Crefeld House, St Aubin, St Brelade - 03/Jan/1968 , 03/Jan/1968 , D/Y/B1/115/3
- de Bourcier : Susanne , St Brelade 15/02/1894 Bequeaths to the poor of St Brelade £1 - Unknown date , 23/Mar/1895 , D/Y/A/54/28
- de Bourcier : Thomas John , St Brelade 12/04/1919 Desires to be buried in St Brelade's Cemetery Bequeaths to the General Conference of the New Church, London £100 for the use of the Jersey Society - Unknown date , 14/Sep/1923 , D/Y/A/83/104
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