The surname Dalmais was first found in Limousin, where the family has been a prominent family for centuries, and held a family seat with lands and manor. The family were well established in the region of Limoge and several members of the family distinguished themselves through their contributions toward the community in which they lived and were rewarded with lands, titles and letters patent confirming their nobility.
The surname literally means "of the sea."
Early History of the Dalmais family
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Dalmais Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Dalmais, Dalmas, Dalmases, Dalmassi, Delmas and many more.
Early Notables of the Dalmais family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Dalmais family
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Antonio Dalmau, who arrived in Puerto Rico in 1802; Gabriel Dalmau, who arrived in Puerto Rico in 1803; Jaime Dalmau, who landed in Puerto Rico in 1819.