Early Origins of the Des moulins family
The surname Des moulins was first found in Gascony (French: Gascogne), an area of southwest France bordering Spain
, that was part of the "Province of Guyenne and Gascony" prior to the French Revolution, where this ancient family held a family seat
since olden times.
Early History of the Des moulins family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Des moulins research.Another 611 words (44 lines of text) covering the years 1400, 1675, 1698, 1789, 1791, and 1793 are included under the topic Early Des moulins History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Des moulins Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Moulin, Moulins, Moullin, Moullins, Mulin, Mullin, Mulins, Mullins, Moulain, Moulains, Moullain, Moullains, Mulain, Mulains, Mulllain and many more.
Early Notables of the Des moulins family (pre 1700)
Notable amongst the family at this time was Guyart des Moulins (1251-1312?) French medieval monk, famous for being the author of the first Bible translation in French, the Bible Historiale; Charles Dumoulin (1500-1566), a French jurist, born in Paris; Gabriel Moulins, Knight of Moulins; Pierre Du Moulin (1568-1658), Huguenot... Another 49 words (4 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Des moulins Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Des moulins family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Des moulins Settlers in Canada in the 17th Century
- Antoine Desmoulins, who arrived in Montreal in 1659
Contemporary Notables of the name Des moulins (post 1700)
- Charles Robert Alexandre des Moulins (1798-1875), French naturalist, a botanist and malacologist
- Lucie Simplice Camille Benoist Desmoulins (1760-1794), French revolutionary leader