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Desmestres Early Origins



The surname Desmestres was first found in Ile-de-France, where this distinguished family has held a family seat since ancient times.

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Desmestres Spelling Variations


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Desmestres Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Le Maistre, Le Maître, Maistre, Maître, Lemaistre, Lemaître, Mestre, Mestre, Maistres and many more.

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Desmestres Early History


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Desmestres Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Desmestres research. Another 385 words (28 lines of text) covering the year 1245 is included under the topic Early Desmestres History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Desmestres Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Desmestres Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 26 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Desmestres 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 or some of its variants were: Peter LeMaistre who settled in San Francisco, California, in 1851; Frederick LeMaistre who settled in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in 1860; John Lemaistre who settled in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in 1863.

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
    2. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
    3. 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.
    4. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    5. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
    6. Vaillancourt, Emile. La Conquete du Canada par les Normands. Biographie de la premiere generation Normande du Canada. Montreal: G. Ducharme, 1930. Print.
    7. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
    8. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
    9. Guérard, Albert Léon. France: a Modern History. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1959. Print.
    10. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
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    The Desmestres Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Desmestres 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 11 October 2013 at 10:03.

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