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Despres Family History

Despres Name Meaning
French (Després): variant (plural) of Dupré (see Dupre).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

72,758 Historical Documents with Despres on Ancestry.com
21,436 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
869 Military Records
1,201 Immigration Records
6,683 Census and Voter Lists
42,569 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Despres Families

  • Number of Despres families
     9 - 15
     4 - 8
     1 - 3
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Despres families
     11 - 20
     4 - 10
     1 - 3
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Despres last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Despres census records

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Despres Family Origin

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Despres Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Despres

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Despres Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Despres census records

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Despres Civil War Service Records

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