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Damas Early Origins



The surname Damas was first found in Burgundy (French: Bourgogne), an administrative and historical region of east-central France where the family has held a family seat from early times.

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Damas Spelling Variations


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Damas Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Damas, Damat, Damats, Damate, Damates, Dama, Damad, Damads, Damade, Damades, Dammas, Dammat, Dammats, Dammate, Dammates, Damma, Dammad, Dammads, Dammade, Damase, Dammades, de Damas and many more.

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Damas Early History


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Damas Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Damas research. Another 585 words (42 lines of text) covering the years 1063, 1208, 1262, 1392 and 1390 are included under the topic Early Damas History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Damas Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Damas Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Damas Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: John Dammes settled in Maryland in 1672; Johanne Damess settled in Philadelphia in 1849; John Daumast settled in 1845; Peter Domas settled in Philadelphia in 1811.

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Contemporary Notables of the name Damas (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Damas (post 1700)



  • Michael J. Damas, American Democrat politician, Mayor of Toledo, Ohio, 1959-61; Alternate Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1960
  • Julius Damas, American politician, Mayor of Cullman, Alabama, 1879
  • François-Étienne de Damas, French Divisional General during the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars from 1789 to 1815
  • François-Étienne de Damas (1764-1828), French general
  • Ivo Filipe Cerqueira Damas (b. 1977), Portuguese retired footballer
  • Vítor Manuel Afonso Damas de Oliveira (1947-2003), known as Damas, a Portuguese football goalkeeper

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Damas Family Crest Products


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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    2. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    3. Filby, P. William and Mary K Meyer. Passenger and Immigration Lists Index in Four Volumes. Detroit: Gale Research, 1985. Print. (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8).
    4. Conrad, Glenn R. The First Families of Louisiana. Baton Rouge LA: Claitor's Publishing, 1970. Print.
    5. De Ville, Winston. Gulf Coast Colonials, A Compendium of French Families in Early Eighteenth Century Louisiana. Baltimore, MD: Clearfield, 1999. Print.
    6. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial general by J. B. Rietstap 6 volumes in 3. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1976. Print.
    7. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    8. Doyle, William. The Oxford History of the French Revolution. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1990. Print. (ISBN 0192852213).
    9. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
    10. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
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    The Damas Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Damas Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

    This page was last modified on 8 December 2015 at 11:05.

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