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Duplessis Family History

Duplessis Name Meaning
French: topographic name for someone who lived by a quickset fence, Old French pleis (from Latin plexum past participle of plectere ‘plait’, ‘weave’), with fused preposition and definite article du ‘from the’. This is a Huguenot name, well established in South Africa and elsewhere.

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

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15,329 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,617 Military Records
919 Immigration Records
9,093 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Duplessis Families

  • Number of Duplessis families
     35 - 67
     12 - 34
     1 - 11
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Duplessis families
     4 - 5
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Duplessis last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Duplessis Family Origin

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Duplessis Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Duplessis

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Duplessis Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Duplessis census records

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Duplessis Civil War Service Records

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