The surname Plourde was first found in Brittany.
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Notable amongst this name at this time was many individuals in Canada, such as Calixte Plouf, who was a carpenter in Montreal in 1871; Pierre Plouf was a grocer in Montreal in 1871; Hercule Plouf was a labourer in Montreal in 1871; Antoine Plouffe was a carpenter in Bord-A-Plouffe in 1871... Another 63 words (4 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Plourde Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: 320 individuals who arrived from France onto Canadian shores between 1600 and 1900. Most came during the nineteenth century, but a few immigrated earlier, such as Jean Plouf, who married in Montreal in 1669.