verb (used with object), de·peo·pled, de·peo·pling.
Examples from the Web for depeopled
The Russians may finally take Norway, but it will then be a devastated and depeopled land.Through Scandinavia to Moscow|William Seymour Edwards
Great was the slaughter, and ample the plunder; and the town, awed and depeopled, submitted to flame and to sword.Harold, Complete|Edward Bulwer-Lytton
Labrador must shortly be depeopled, not only of aboriginal man, but of all else having life, owing to man's cupidity.Audubon and his Journals, Volume I (of 2)|Maria R. Audubon