Female5 March 1911–2 November 1999

Brief Life History of Martha

When Martha DUPONT was born on 5 March 1911, in Bierbeek, Flemish Brabant, Belgium, her father, PETRUS FRANCISCUS DUPONT, was 30 and her mother, Maria Catharina Lefevre, was 25. She married Henri Michiels. She died on 2 November 1999, in Leuven, Flemish Brabant, Belgium, at the age of 88.

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    World Events (6)


    Age 3

    Germany invades. The Belgian army holds position behind Yser river until 1918.


    Age 9

    Antwerp hosts the Summer Olympic Games.


    Age 29

    Germany invades Belgium. The Belgian government evacuates to London. King Leopold surrenders to German forces.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: French Andre, Armand, Emile, Jacques, Laurent, Pierre, Adrien, Cecile, Emilien, Gaston, Henri, Alain.

    French and Walloon: topographic name for someone ‘from the bridge’, from French pont ‘bridge’ (see Pont ), with fused preposition and definite article du ‘from the’; or a habitational name for someone from Le Pont, the name of several places in various parts of France and in Belgium (Wallonia).

    History: This surname is listed (in the form Du Pont) in the (US) National Huguenot Society's register of qualified Huguenot ancestors and also in the similar register of the Huguenot Society of South Carolina.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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