Bougie Family Genealogy Forum
The name you will find as Baugy, Baugi, Baugis, Bougie, Bougy, Bougi, Bogie, Bogi, Beaugi, Beaugy, Bouju, etc.
The Letters "g", and "j" are pronounced in French similar, vocals like "o", "au", "ou", and "eau" differ from man to man or region to region as well "i", "u", "y", "ie" und "is" (Marquis) are similar too.
I old times they started different reforms of writing - and they still doing this.
However Bougie is a unique name and from my understanding the name came with the Normans (Vikings) to France in the 8th century, with William the concerer to England in 1060 and with Francois to the New World.