Breton person who was a person who was a string warrior. The name Frappier is derived from the Old French verb "frappiller," which means to "strike furiously." It was generally bestowed upon one given to making loud noises and creating a disturbance.
Early Origins of the Frappier family
Early History of the Frappier family
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Frappier Spelling Variations
spelling variations of this name, Frappier some of which are Frapier, Frappier, Frappié, Frappart, Frapillon, Frapilion, Frapard, Frapié, Frappa and many more.
Early Notables of the Frappier family (pre 1700)
Baron and colonel. He participated in all of the campaigns of the Revolution in...
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Migration of the Frappier family to the New World and Oceana
In 1643, 109 years after the first landings by Cartier, there were only about 300 people in Quebec. Migration was slow. The fur trade attracted migrants, both noble and commoner. By 1675, there were 7000 French in Quebec. By the same year the French Acadian presence in the Maritimes had reached 500. The French founded Lower Canada, thus becoming one of the two great founding nations of Canada. The family name Frappier has made many distinguished contributions in France and New France to the world of science, culture, religion, and education. Amongst the settlers in North America with this distinguished name Frappier were
Frappier Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
Frappier Settlers in Canada in the 18th Century
Contemporary Notables of the name Frappier (post 1700)
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