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Duquet History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms

Early Origins of the Duquet family

The surname Duquet was first found in Dauphiny (French: Dauphiné or Dauphiné Viennois), a former province in southeastern France, where this prominent family was established in ancient times.

Early History of the Duquet family

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Duquet Spelling Variations

Spelling variations of this family name include: Ducquette, Duquette, Duquète, Ducquet, Duquet, Duquais, Duchet, Duchez, Duchey, Duchette, Duchais, Duché and many more.

Early Notables of the Duquet family (pre 1700)

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Migration of the Duquet family to the New World and Oceana

Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Duquet Settlers in Canada in the 17th Century

  • Pierre Duquet de la Chesnaye (1643-1687) was an explorer, a property owner, a lord and a judge in Quebec
  • Pierre Duquet, a royal notary, who married Anne Lamarre in Quebec in 1675

Contemporary Notables of the name Duquet (post 1700)

  • Léonie Duquet (1916-1977), French nun who was arrested in December 1977 in Buenos Aires, Argentina and "disappeared."
  • Joseph Duquet (1815-1838), Canadian notary from Châteauguay, Lower Canada who was executed for his part in the Lower Canada Rebellion
  • Gérard Duquet (1909-1986), Canadian politician from Montmorency, Quebec; he was Liberal party member of the Canadian House of Commons for Quebec East (1965 through 1980)

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