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De meritt Early Origins



The surname De meritt was first found in Normandy (French: Normandie), the former Duchy of Normandy, where this family was established in early times.

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De meritt Spelling Variations


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De meritt Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Demers, Demere, Demerre, Demery, Demerey, Demerais, Demeret, Demerez, Lemers, Lemere, Lemerre, Lemery, Lemerey, Lemerais, Lemeret, Lemerez, Desmery, Démery, Lesmery, Lémery, Lamer, Lamers, Lamere, Lamerre, Lamery, Lamerais, Lameret, Merre, Mérais, Méret, Mérey, Méry, Merrée, Mériaux, Mériau, Mériel, Mériet, Méric, Mérigon, Mérigot, Mériguet, Mérigeau and many more.

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De meritt Early History


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De meritt Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our De meritt research. Another 153 words (11 lines of text) covering the years 1200, 1250, 1645, 1715, 1675, 1707, 1838 and 1912 are included under the topic Early De meritt History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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De meritt Early Notables (pre 1700)


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De meritt Early Notables (pre 1700)



Notable amongst the family in this period was Huon de Méry ( fl. 1200-1250), French author of "Li Tournoiemenz Anticrit" or in English "The Tournament of the Antichrist"), a 3,546-line Old...

Another 30 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early De meritt 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 were:

De meritt Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Eugenie De Meritt, aged 38, who landed in America, in 1919
  • Leonard M. De Meritt, aged 44, who emigrated to the United States, in 1919

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Contemporary Notables of the name De meritt (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name De meritt (post 1700)



  • William W. Demeritt, American politician, Mayor of Key West, Florida, 1945, 1945-47
  • Stephen Demeritt, American politician, Member of New Hampshire State Senate 1st District, 1845-46
  • George H. Demeritt, American Republican politician, Delegate to New Hampshire State Constitutional Convention from Alton; Elected 1902
  • Frank J. DeMeritt, American Republican politician, Postmaster at Houston, Texas, 1912-13

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De meritt Family Crest Products


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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    2. Annuaire Général Héraldique Universel. Paris: Institut Héraldique, 1901. Print.
    3. De Ville, Winston. Gulf Coast Colonials, A Compendium of French Families in Early Eighteenth Century Louisiana. Baltimore, MD: Clearfield, 1999. Print.
    4. Rupp, Daniel L. A Collection of Upwards of Thirty Thousand Names of German, Swiss, Dutch, French and Other Immigrants to Pennsylvania from 1727 to 1776. Baltimore. Print.
    5. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial general by J. B. Rietstap 6 volumes in 3. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1976. Print.
    6. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
    7. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
    8. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    9. Rasmussen, Louis J. . San Francisco Ship Passenger Lists 4 Volumes Colma, California 1965 Reprint. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1978. Print.
    10. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
    11. ...

    The De meritt Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The De meritt 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 15 January 2016 at 13:59.

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