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Where did the French Dupuis family come from? What is the French Dupuis family crest and coat of arms? When did the Dupuis family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Dupuis family history?
Spelling variations of this family name include: Dupuis, Dupuits, Dupuit Dupuy, du Puy, Dupuy, Du Peu, dePeu, DuPeux, LePeu, Dupè, Pouey, Poueigh, Pouy, Dupouy, Poy, Puig, Delpuy, Pouet, LePuy, LePuis, DePuis, DePuy, Le Pouey, DuPouy, LePeux, Dupée and many more.
First found in Languedoc where they anciently held lands and estates.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Dupuis research. Another 659 words(47 lines of text) covering the years 1109, 1110, 1120, 1200, 1359, 1514, 1669, 1716, and 1737 are included under the topic Early Dupuis History in all our PDF Extended History products.
Another 75 words(5 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Dupuis Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Dupuis Settlers in United States in the 17th Century
Dupuis Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
Dupuis Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
Dupuis Settlers in Canada in the 18th Century
The motto was originally a war cry or slogan. Mottoes first began to be shown with arms in the 14th and 15th centuries, but were not in general use until the 17th century. Thus the oldest coats of arms generally do not include a motto. Mottoes seldom form part of the grant of arms: Under most heraldic authorities, a motto is an optional component of the coat of arms, and can be added to or changed at will; many families have chosen not to display a motto.
Motto: Vicit Leo e tribu Juda
Motto Translation: The lion and the Tribe of Juda have conquered
The Dupuis Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Dupuis Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.
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