Duplessis Family History
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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
Similar surnames: Duplantis, Dumesnil, Dupre, Dulin, Dupuis, Duplechain, Cypress