(French: Bretagne) is the region of ancient France from which the name Trepanier was derived. It comes from when the family lived in Brittany.
Early Origins of the Trepanier family
The surname Trepanier was first found in Brittany.
Romain Trepanier, born in 19th April 1627, son of Charles and Marie (née Marette), travelled from Normandy, France to Canada in the 17th century. After arriving in Quebec he married Geneviève Drouin, born on 19th October 1643, daughter of Robert and Anne (née Cloutier), on 24th April 1656. They remained in Quebec together until Romain passed away at Château-Richer on 20th March 1702. CITATION[CLOSE]
Olivier, Reginald L. Your Ancient Canadian Family Ties. Logan: The Everton Publishers, Inc., P.O. Box 368, 1972. Print
Early History of the Trepanier family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Trepanier research.Another 23 words (2 lines of text) covering the years 1871, 1881, and 1891 are included under the topic Early Trepanier History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Trepanier Spelling Variations
History has changed the spelling of most surnames. During the early development of the French language in the Middle Ages, a person gave his version of his name, phonetically, to a scribe, a priest, or a recorder. Some variables were adopted by different branches of the family name. Hence, there spelling variations
of the name Trepanier, some of which include Trepanier, Trépanier, Trepannier and many more.
Early Notables of the Trepanier family (pre 1700)
Notable amongst this name at this time was many individuals from Canada, such as Adolphe Trépanier, who was a farmer in Saint-Stanislas in 1871; Augustin Trépanier was a mason in Levis, Quebec in 1871; Nicolas Trépanier was a sailor in Château-Richer in 1871; Venant Trépanier was a shoemaker in Sainte-Geneviève in 1871; François-Xavier Trépanier was a priest in Ch-des-Sourdes-Muett in 1881; Alphonse Trépanier was a constable in Montreal in 1891; Charles Trépanier... Another 71 words (5 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Trepanier Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Trepanier family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Trepanier Settlers in Canada in the 18th Century
- François Trépanier, who married in Château-Richer, Quebec in 1712
- Marguerite Trépanier married in Quebec in 1717
- Jean Trépanier married in Charlesbourg, Quebec in 1745
- Augustin Trépanier married in Sainte-Anne-de-la-Pérade in 1750
- Jean Trépanier married in Batiscan, Quebec in 1759
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Trepanier Settlers in Canada in the 20th Century
- Alfred Trepanier, aged 43, who immigrated to Montreal, Canada, in 1923
- Francois Xavier Trepanier, aged 44, who settled in Price, Quebec, Canada, in 1923
Contemporary Notables of the name Trepanier (post 1700)
- Troy Trepanier, American automobile designer and builder, owner of Rad Rides by Troy in Manteno, Illinois
- Jacques Trepanier (b. 1962), French professional footballer
- Myriam Trépanier (b. 1986), French Canadian two-time gold medalist and former women's ice hockey player with the Minnesota–Duluth Bulldogs women's ice hockey program
- Léon Trépanier (1881-1967), French Canadian journalist, historian and politician, president of the Saint-Jean-Baptiste Society of Montreal from 1925 to 1929
- Cory Trepanier (b. 1968), Canadian landscape painter and Gemini Award winning filmmaker
- Jean-Guy Trepanier (b. 1932), Canadian former politician, Member of the Legislative Assembly in Quebec (1965-1966)
- Pascal Trepanier (b. 1973), Canadian professional NHL ice hockey defenseman who played from 1994 to 2012
- Violette Trépanier (b. 1945), Canadian politician, Liberal member of the National Assembly of Quebec from 1985 to 1994
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- ^ Olivier, Reginald L. Your Ancient Canadian Family Ties. Logan: The Everton Publishers, Inc., P.O. Box 368, 1972. Print