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Drey History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms


Origins Available: English, French


Early Origins of the Drey family


The surname Drey was first found in Burgundy (French: Bourgogne), an administrative and historical region of east-central France, where the family has held a family seat since ancient times.

Early History of the Drey family


This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Drey research.
Another 230 words (16 lines of text) covering the years 1131, 1191, 1600, 1671, 1672, and 1746 are included under the topic Early Drey History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Drey Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: Drée, Drées, Dray, Drait, Draits, Drey, Draye, Drayes, Draie, Draies, Drez, Drai, Drais, Dret, Drei, du Drée, de Drée, Drayer, Draite, Dré, Drer, Drest and many more.

Early Notables of the Drey family (pre 1700)


Another 34 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Drey Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Migration of the Drey family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Drey Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Johannes Drey, who settled in Pennsylvania in 1754
  • Johannes Drey, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1754 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    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)

Drey Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Antoine Drey, who arrived in America in 1817
  • Georges Drey, who settled in America in 1846
  • Elkin Drey, who settled in Mississippi in 1850
  • Elkin Drey, who arrived in Mississippi in 1850 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    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)
  • Max Drey, who settled in Oregon in 1890

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Citations


  1. ^ 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)

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