Early Origins of the Dula family
The surname Dula was first found in Dauphine.
Early History of the Dula family
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Dula Spelling Variations
Early Notables of the Dula family (pre 1700)
Notable amongst the family at this time was Joseph Dulac, Captain of artillery in Chambery around 1706; Jean-Baptiste Dulau was a count and Lieutenant-General around 1737; Arnauld Dulau was a Benedictine monk in Landes around 1762; Antoine-Edouard-Philippe Dulac went into the military in 1781 and earned the decoration of Officer of... Another 126 words (9 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Dula Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Dula family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Guillaume Dulac, who married in 1746 in Longue-Pointe, Quebec; Charles DuLac married in 1781 in Detroit, Michigan, U.S.A.; Alexis Dulac lived in Berthier in 1861.
Contemporary Notables of the name Dula (post 1700)
- Thomas C. Dula (1845-1868), American Confederate soldier who was convicted of murdering Laura Foster; his life story inspired the folk song "Tom Dooley" which has been recorded by The Kingston Trio in 1958