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Doiron Early Origins



The surname Doiron was first found in Burgundy (French: Bourgogne), an administrative and historical region of east-central France, where bearers of this family name have long been established.

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Doiron Spelling Variations


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Doiron Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Doiron, Doire, Dorion, Dorian, Doirent, Daurian, Daurion and many more.

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Doiron Early History


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Doiron Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Doiron research. More information is included under the topic Early Doiron History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Doiron Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Doiron Early Notables (pre 1700)



Notable amongst the family at this time was Noël Doiron (1684-1758), born at Port Royal, Acadia, he became the leader of the Acadians, renowned for the decisions he made during the Deportation of the Acadians; Charles Dorion, an apothecary in Vendée during the seventeenth century. His son Pierre was born in...

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Doiron Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Magdelaine Doiron, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1763
  • Margueritte Doiron, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1763
  • Marie Doiron, who arrived in South Carolina in 1763
  • Jean Baptiste Doiron, aged 25, landed in New Orleans, La in 1785

Doiron Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Alexis Doiron, aged 18, who landed in America from Paris, France, in 1904
  • Reginald Doiron, aged 28, who emigrated to the United States from Halifax, N. S., in 1924

Doiron Settlers in Canada in the 20th Century

  • Willenux Doiron, aged 47, who emigrated to Levis, Canada, in 1916

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Contemporary Notables of the name Doiron (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Doiron (post 1700)



  • Paul Doiron, American author, best known for his Mike Bowditch series of crime novels; he won the Barry Award for Best First Novel, The Poacher's Son
  • Onil Doiron, Canadian former politician who served in the Legislative Assembly of New Brunswick from 1974 to 1982
  • Joseph Aubin Doiron CM (1922-1995), Canadian politician, 22nd Lieutenant Governor of Prince Edward Island (1980-1985)
  • Jacques Doiron (b. 1953), Canadian professional hockey player
  • Julie Doiron (b. 1972), award-winning Canadian singer-songwriter

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Doyle, William. The Oxford History of the French Revolution. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1990. Print. (ISBN 0192852213).
    2. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    3. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
    4. Vaillancourt, Emile. La Conquete du Canada par les Normands. Biographie de la premiere generation Normande du Canada. Montreal: G. Ducharme, 1930. Print.
    5. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
    6. Bentley, Elizabeth P. Passenger Arrivals at the Port of New York 1820-1829. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1999. Print.
    7. D'Hozier Charles. Armorial Général de France. Paris: Dillon, 1875. Print.
    8. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
    9. De Ville, Winston. Gulf Coast Colonials, A Compendium of French Families in Early Eighteenth Century Louisiana. Baltimore, MD: Clearfield, 1999. Print.
    10. Conrad, Glenn R. The First Families of Louisiana. Baton Rouge LA: Claitor's Publishing, 1970. Print.
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    The Doiron Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Doiron 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 22 November 2016 at 02:59.

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