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Spelling variations of this family name include: Lesperance, Lespérance, L'Espérance, Lesperand, Lespérand, Lesperan, Lespéran, Lesperat, Lespérat, Lespereau, Lespéreau, Lesperot, Lespérot, Lesperaud, Lespéraud, Lesperault, Lespérault, Lesperut, Lespérut, Lesperandieu, Lespérandieu, Lesperon, Lespéron, Lesperonne, Lesperonnet, Esperance, Espérance, Espert, Esperand, Espérand, Esperan, Espéran, Esperandieu, Espérandieu, Esperon, Espéron, Esperonne, Esperonnet, Espery, Lesper, Lespery, Esperies and many more.
First found in Guyenne, where this family held a family seat since ancient times.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Esperies research. Another 223 words (16 lines of text) covering the years 1809, 1811, 1829, 1864, and 1874 are included under the topic Early Esperies History in all our PDF Extended History products.
Another 33 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Esperies Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: M. L'Espérance, who was living in Fort Louis de la Moblile in Louisiana in 1711; Jean L'Esperance, who settled in Canada in 1757; Joseph Lesperance, who arrived in New York in 1798.
The Esperies Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Esperies 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 30 July 2013 at 13:30.