The surname Dorval was first found in Limousin.
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Notable amongst the family was Allan Dorval, a ballet master in Lonent. His wife Marie became a famous actress around 1800 and was well known in the Paris area for her talents. Madame Louise Dorval published many popular novels which had great success; P. Dorval, known under the name of Dorval-Valentino... Another 126 words (9 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Dorval Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.