Desper History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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Early Origins of the Desper family
The surname Desper was first found in Guyenne, where this family held a family seat since ancient times.
Early History of the Desper family
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Desper Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Lesperance, Lespérance, L'Espérance, Lesperand, Lespérand, Lesperan, Lespéran, Lesperat, Lespérat, Lespereau, Lespéreau, Lesperot, Lespérot, Lesperaud, Lespéraud, Lesperault, Lespérault, Lesperut, Lespérut, Lesperandieu, Lespérandieu, Lesperon, Lespéron, Lesperonne, Lesperonnet, Esperance, Espérance, Espert, Esperand, Espérand, Esperan, Espéran, Esperandieu, Espérandieu, Esperon, Espéron, Esperonne, Esperonnet, Espery, Lesper, Lespery, Esperies and many more.
Early Notables of the Desper family (pre 1700)
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Desper migration to the United States +
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Desper Settlers in United States in the 17th Century
- Christopher Desper, aged 27, who arrived in Jamaica in 1684 
Contemporary Notables of the name Desper (post 1700) +
- Ralph H. Desper, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1928 
Related Stories +
- ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
- ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2017, April 12) Ralph Desper. Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html