|Researching surnames : de Kloe, du Cloux, De Clue, de Cloe, du Clou etc. in France, Belgium, Holland, UK, US, Canada, actually everywhere.|
The "du Cloux" family originated - sofar- in Sedan, France,around 1520. The family members fled to a more liberal Holland during 16th, 17th century.
From there on they emigrated all over the world.
Over the years the spelling of the surname changed into a lot of variations.
A lot of Americans decent from a marriage of Marie du Cloux with Jesse de Forest and this branch is already well researched. There is a lot of info to find on the FTM site about this marriage.
Please also visit my 6 generations down the line cousins website at : http://www.geocities.com/Paris/1634/index.htm