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  • Adrien Demers (1574 - 1607)
    SECOND GENERATION Adrien 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 ...
  • André Demers (1628 - 1710)
  • Étienne Demers (c.1620 - 1697)
  • Jean Dumais/ Dumets (c.1605 - 1669)
    Jehan Dumays was born around 1595. He lived in Dieppe. His first wife was Miotte Lecombe. She gave him a son: Etienne, in Dieppe in 1626. Jehan’s second wife, Barbe Mauger, gave him 4 children. And...
  • Jean-Nicolas Demers Dumais (1677 - 1740)
    Sources Location info: La Sainte-Famille, Isle d'Orléans

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