De pauw History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
Early Origins of the De pauw family
The surname De pauw was first found in Baden, where the name was anciently associated with the tribal conflicts of the area. They declared allegiances to many nobles and princes of early history, lending their influence in struggles for power and status within the region. They branched into many houses, and their contributions were sought by many leaders in their search for power.
Important Dates for the De pauw family
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De pauw Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Pauer, Paur, Pauernfeind, Pauker, Pauersbach, Pauern, Pauers, Pauernberg, Paurbusch, Pauwer, Pauwen and many more.
Early Notables of the De pauw family (pre 1700)
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De pauw migration to the United States
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
De pauw Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
- Arthur Depauw, who was naturalized in Illinois in 1904
Contemporary Notables of the name De pauw (post 1700)
- Washington C DePauw (1822-1887), New Albany industrialist, namesake of DePauw University, formerly Indiana Asbury University
- Josse DePauw (b. 1952), Belgium three-time Joseph Plateau Award winning film actor and writer, known for Everybody's Famous! (2000), Crazy Love (1987) and Hombres complicados (1998)
- Guy De Pauw, Senior Researcher in linguistics at the University of Antwerp, Belgium