The name Drolet comes from the French word "drôle" which means funny. The name was originally given as a
to a person that was thought to be funny or entertaining.
from ancient times.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Drollet research.Another 280 words (20 lines of text) covering the years 1402, 1450, 1500, 1696, 1610, 1681 and 1643 are included under the topic Early Drollet History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
of this family name include: Drolet, Droley, Droler, Drollet, Drollais, Drollaie, Drollée, Drollé, Druillet, Drolais, Drolaie, Drolée, Drolé, Droley, Drollais, Drollay, Drolley, Droller, Druilhet, DeDruillet, deDruilhet, Droulet, Droulette, Druilet, Druilette, Druillet, Druillette, Drolette, Rollet, de Rollet, Rolet and many more.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Charles Drolet, who settled in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in 1873.