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The Demars surname comes from the Old French word "marre," meaning "a ram."
The surname Demars was first found in Burgundy (French: Bourgogne), an administrative and historical region of east-central France, where this important family held a family seat since ancient times.
Spelling variations of this family name include: Marre, Marres, Mar, La Marre, La Mare, La Marres, La Mares, La Mar, Maur, Maure, Maures, Maurre, Maurres, More, Mores, Morre, Mars, Maurs, Moure, Mourre, Merre, Mer, Mere and many more.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Demars research. Another 375 words (27 lines of text) covering the years 1585, 1610, 1629, 1637, 1653, 1660, 1674, 1680, 1712, and 1738 are included under the topic Early Demars History in all our PDF Extended History products.
More information is included under the topic Early Demars Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Demars Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
The Demars Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Demars 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.