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  • Adrien Demers (1574 - 1607)
    SECOND GENERATIONAdrien Dumoys married Catherine Pougnye in Etoutteville (France) on 12 August 1594. They had a son Jehan, who is the father of our ancestors in New France. A branch of the Mauger less ...
  • André Demers (1628 - 1711)
    Sources: Baptismal record date 1631, Parish of St. Jacques in Dieppe, Province of Normandy, Diocese of Rouen, France Drouin Institute (Archived marriage record - see attached in Media tab) Da...
  • Jean Dumais (1633 - 1708)
    Sources: Drouin Institute (Archived marriage record - see attached in Media tab) FOURTH GENERATION Arrived Montreal 11-16-1653 ** DESCENDANTS OF JEAN AND JEANNE
  • Jean Dumais/ Dumets (c.1600 - 1699)
    Sources: Listed as father on Andre's baptismal record date 1631, Parish of St. Jacques in Dieppe, Province of Normandy, Diocese of Rouen, France Listed as father on marriage record of André Demer...
  • Jean-Nicolas Demers dit Dumais (1677 - 1740)
    Sources=* Location info: La Sainte-Famille, Isle d'Orléans GEDCOM Source ===@R-1195646461@ Quebec, Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection), 1621-1967 Ancestry.com Ancestry.com Operations Inc 1,109...

About the Demers surname

Spelling variations of DEMERS include:

Demais, Demers, Demere, Demerre, Demery, Demerey, Demerais, Demeret, Demerez, Demets, Dumais, Dumay, Dumets, Dumoys, Lemers, Lemere, Lemerre, Lemery, Lemerey, Lemerais, Lemeret, Lemerez, Desmery, Démery, Lesmery, Lémery, Lamer, Lamers, Lamere, Lamerre, Lamery, Lamerais, Lameret, Merre, Mérais, Méret, Mérey, Méry, Merrée, Mériaux, Mériau, Mériel, Mériet, Méric, Mérigon, Mérigot, Mériguet, Mérigeau and many more.

  • First found in Normandy, where this family was established in early times.

The Great Migration

Some of the first settlers in North America of this family name were:

Demers Settlers in the United States in the 17th Century

Demers Settlers in the United States in the 18th Century

  • Pierre Demers, who landed in South Carolina in 1755

Demers Settlers in the United States in the 19th Century

  • M. Demers, who settled in San Francisco in 1850
  • Louis Demers, who came to Oregon in 1852