Dupres History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms

Early Origins of the Dupres family

The surname Dupres was first found in Auvergne, a historic province in south central France.

Antoine Dupre, born in 1643, son of Mathieu and Catherine, travelled from France to Canada in the 17th century. After he arrived in Quebec he married Marguerite Moutarchy, born in 1652, daughter of François and Claude, on 25th July 1672. They remained together in Quebec until Antoine's death at Château-Richer on 27th November 1686. [1]

Important Dates for the Dupres family

This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Dupres research. Another 28 words (2 lines of text) covering the years 1463, 1507, 1511, 1520, 1524, 1576, 1640, 1742, 1748, 1755, 1795, 1811, and 1841 are included under the topic Early Dupres History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Dupres Spelling Variations

Spelling variations of this family name include: Dupre, Dupré, Duprat, Dupraz, Dupréel, Dupréelle, Dupréau, Duprès, Duprey, Dupray, Dupres and many more.

Early Notables of the Dupres family (pre 1700)

Notable amongst the family was Antoine Duprat (1463-1535), a French Cardinal and politician, Chancellor of France; Guillaume Duprat, born in Issoire in 1507, who was Bishop of Clermont; Gabriel Dupréau was a theologian in 1511; Pardoux Duprat who was involved in law, was an academic and a great philosopher around 1520; Claude Duprat was bishop of Mende in 1524; Guillaume Dupré was a sculptor, medal-maker, and stone engraver who lived in Sissone around 1576; Marie Dupré...
Another 76 words (5 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Dupres Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Dupres migration to the United States

Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Dupres Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
  • Therese Dupres, who arrived in America in 1826 [2]

Dupres migration to Canada

Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Dupres Settlers in Canada in the 19th Century
  • Ed Dupres was a priest in 1881 in St-Philomine

Contemporary Notables of the name Dupres (post 1700)

  • Claude-François Duprès, French Brigadier General during the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars from 1789 to 1815 [3]

You May Also Like

Citations

  1. ^ Olivier, Reginald L. Your Ancient Canadian Family Ties. Logan: The Everton Publishers, Inc., P.O. Box 368, 1972. Print
  2. ^ 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)
  3. ^ Generals Who Served in the French Army during the Period 1789-1815. (Retrieved 2015, February 25) Claude-François Duprès. Retrieved from http://www.napoleon-series.org/research/c_frenchgenerals.html
Shipping
Fastest Delivery Possible

Digital Products on Checkout, all other products filled in 1 business day

Money Back
Money Back Guarantee

Yes, all products 100% Guaranteed

Support
BBB A+ Rating

The Best Rating possible

Payment
Secure Online Payment

Entire site uses SSL / Secure Certificate