Beaufort Family History
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Beaufort Name Meaning
English (of Norman origin) and French: habitational name from various places in France named Beaufort, for example in Nord, Somme, and Pas-de-Calais, from Old French beu, bel ‘fair’, ‘lovely’ + fort ‘fortress’, ‘stronghold’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Beaumont, Befort, Beaver, Bamford, Beauford, Radford, Beaupre