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Desilets Early Origins



The surname Desilets was first found in Ile-de-France.

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Desilets Spelling Variations


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Desilets Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Desilets, Desilet, Desilles, Desisles, Désilets and others.

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Desilets Early History


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Desilets Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Desilets research. Another 71 words (5 lines of text) covering the years 1550, 1578, 1767, and 1790 are included under the topic Early Desilets History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Desilets Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Desilets Early Notables (pre 1700)



Notable amongst the family was Pierre Desilles, an architect originally from Saint-Maximin, near Senlis, who in 1550 is recorded as mason of the Constable of Montmorency. He constructed, for this constable, bridges on the Oise, and worked at the Castle of Offoix. In 1578 he suggested, along with Andronet du Cerceau...

Another 84 words (6 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Desilets 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:

Desilets Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Madeleine Desilets married in 1738 in Trois-Rivières

Desilets Settlers in Canada in the 18th Century

  • Antoine Desilets married in 1719 in Becancour, Quebec
  • Joseph Desilets married in 1729 in Baie-du-Febvre, Quebec
  • Jean-Baptiste Desilets married in 1750 in Nicolet, Quebec
  • Therese Desilets married in 1753 in Leproust, Quebec
  • Elisabeth Desilets married in 1790 in Nicolet, Quebec

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Contemporary Notables of the name Desilets (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Desilets (post 1700)



  • Joffre Wilfred Desilets (1915-1994), Canadian NHL ice hockey player who played 192 games
  • Rémy Désilets (b. 1952), Canadian politician, Member of the National Assembly in Quebec
  • André Désilets, professor at the University of Sherbrooke since 1991

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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
    2. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
    3. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    4. D'Hozier Charles. Armorial Général de France. Paris: Dillon, 1875. Print.
    5. Vaillancourt, Emile. La Conquete du Canada par les Normands. Biographie de la premiere generation Normande du Canada. Montreal: G. Ducharme, 1930. Print.
    6. 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.
    7. Bentley, Elizabeth P. Passenger Arrivals at the Port of New York 1820-1829. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1999. Print.
    8. Rasmussen, Louis J. . San Francisco Ship Passenger Lists 4 Volumes Colma, California 1965 Reprint. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1978. Print.
    9. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
    10. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    11. ...

    The Desilets Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Desilets 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 27 September 2013 at 08:33.

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