Deforest Family History
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Deforest Name Meaning
French and Dutch: habitational name, with the preposition de ‘from’, for someone from a place named Forest, for example in Nord and Somme. The place name is derived from Old French forest ‘forest’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Laforest, Devore, Foret, Forrest, Desforges, Befort, Forst, Dorst