The aim is to record as many Houdoire family members and their spouses. The French Houdoire family are mainly based in the Ile de France region, or more specifically, Essonne, in towns and villages such as Dourdan, Roinville, Merobert, Richarville. There are other branches in the Paris area. My Great-Grandfather, Adolphe Alphonse Houdoire was born in Paris in 1862. He moved to England in about 1886. Are Houdoires in England are related to Adolphe Houdoire. The research to date in France has taten us back to the mid 1600s.