The surname Dorian was first found in Burgundy (French: Bourgogne), an administrative and historical region of east-central France, where bearers of this family name have long been established. Doire was a department of the French Consulate and of the First French Empire in Italy. It was formed in 1802, when the Subalpine Republic and was annexed to France.
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of this family name include: Doiron, Doire, Dorion, Dorian, Doirent, Daurian, Daurion and many more.
Notable amongst the family at this time was Noël Doiron (1684-1758), born at Port Royal, Acadia, he became the leader of the Acadians, renowned for the decisions he made during the Deportation of the Acadians; Charles Dorion, an apothecary in Vendée during the seventeenth century. His son Pierre was born in... Another 165 words (12 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Dorian Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.