is the region of ancient France from which the name Drouot was derived. It comes from when the family lived in Normandy.
Early Origins of the Drouot family
The surname Drouot was first found in Normandy
(French: Normandie), the former Duchy of Normandy
, where they held a family seat
in the seigniory of Derouvin, a village in the Pas-de-Calais in the arrondisement of Bethuni.
Early History of the Drouot family
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Drouot Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Drouin, de Drouin, Derouin, Drouot, Drouon, Drouhin, Drouain, Drouhain, Drouyn, Durouain, Durouin, Drouyn, Druin and many more.
Early Notables of the Drouot family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Drouot family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Robert Drouin, who arrived in Quebec in 1633; Jean Drouin, who arrived in Quebec in 1646; François Drouineau arrived in Quebec from St-Ange in 1669.
Contemporary Notables of the name Drouot (post 1700)
- Antoine Drouot, French Divisional General during the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars from 1789 to 1815 CITATION[CLOSE]
Generals Who Served in the French Army during the Period 1789-1815. (Retrieved 2015, February 24) Antoine Drouot. Retrieved from http://www.napoleon-series.org/research/c_frenchgenerals.html
- Antoine Drouot (1774-1847), French soldier