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Re: Despers' in MA & NH
Posted by: Dana B. Cobb Date: September 22, 2001 at 13:31:29
In Reply to: Re: Despers' in MA & NH by Charles Kell Jr of 33

Hi Charles--

I think that I can extend your Desper line back a few more generations. James' Desper ancestry is as follows: Joseph H. Despeau (1808-1884)--Jesse Disper (1784-1838)--Edward Despeaux (1740-1822). As you can see, the spelling of the family name varied quite a bit, at least in official records, but even within the family to some extent. I will send you additional information as soon as I get a chance to gather and organize it a bit. Hope this helps.



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