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Duquette Early Origins



The surname Duquette 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.

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Duquette Spelling Variations


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Duquette Spelling Variations



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

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Duquette Early History


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Duquette Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Duquette research. Another 140 words (10 lines of text) covering the years 1721 and 1738 are included under the topic Early Duquette History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Duquette Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Duquette Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Duquette Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Duquette Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Freda Duquette, aged 35, who emigrated to the United States from London, England, in 1915
  • Fred Duquette, aged 21, who settled in America, in 1919
  • Inga Duquette, aged 25, who landed in America, in 1920

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Contemporary Notables of the name Duquette (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Duquette (post 1700)



  • Elise DuQuette, American actress, known for her work on The Gospel According to Booze, Bullets, & Hot Pink Jesus, Act II: A Saint of Sin in a Den of Thieves (2013), Social Anxiety (2012) and 40 Fears (2011)
  • Joe Duquette (b. 1949), American actor, known for work on Beverly Hills Cop II (1987), One Life to Live (1968) and The Exterminator (1980)
  • James "Jim" Duquette, American Major League Baseball executive, New York Mets General Manager in 2004
  • Steve Duquette, American cartoonist, recipient of the National Cartoonist Society Commercial Award in 1990
  • Lon Milo DuQuette (b. 1948), American writer, lecturer, and occultist
  • Tony Duquette (1914-1999), American artist, costume and set designer for stage and film, known for his work on Kismet (1955), Everyman (1961) and Can-Can (1960)
  • Daniel F. Duquette (b. 1958), American front-office executive with over 25 years in Major League Baseball
  • Armand Duquette, American politician, Member of Maine State House of Representatives from York County (1st), 1931-32; Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maine, 1936, 1940, 1944, 1948, 1952, 1956, 1964
  • Charles Duquette (1869-1937), Canadian politician in the province of Quebec
  • Joseph Edward Duquette, Member of the Order of Military Merit, 1976, Canada

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    2. de la Porte, A. Tresor Heraldique. Paris: F. Casterman, 1864. Print.
    3. Vaillancourt, Emile. La Conquete du Canada par les Normands. Biographie de la premiere generation Normande du Canada. Montreal: G. Ducharme, 1930. Print.
    4. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
    5. Filby, P. William and Mary K Meyer. Passenger and Immigration Lists Index in Four Volumes. Detroit: Gale Research, 1985. Print. (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8).
    6. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
    7. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
    8. Guérard, Albert Léon. France: a Modern History. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1959. Print.
    9. Conrad, Glenn R. The First Families of Louisiana. Baton Rouge LA: Claitor's Publishing, 1970. Print.
    10. Doyle, William. The Oxford History of the French Revolution. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1990. Print. (ISBN 0192852213).
    11. ...

    The Duquette Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Duquette 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.

    This page was last modified on 28 October 2015 at 10:55.

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