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Where did the French Ahlers family come from? What is the French Ahlers family crest and coat of arms? When did the Ahlers family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Ahlers family history?The prestigious surname Ahlers originated in the beautiful and majestic region of Poitou in France. France was notorious for its eccentric kings, but it was revered for its contributions to European art and culture. The surname Ahlers originally came from the region of Poitou. It is a topographical name, which is a type of hereditary surname. Topographical surnames were taken from physical features or landmarks that the family lived near.
Spelling variations of this family name include: Allard, Allart, Allar, Alard, Alart, Alar, Allarre, Allare, Alarre, Alare, Allarde, Allardes, Allarte, Allartes, D'Alare, Dallar, Dhalar, Dalar, Dallare, D'Allard, Dallard, Dallart, Dallar, d'Allard, Allar and many more.
First found in Poitou where the family held a family seat since early times.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Ahlers research. Another 293 words(21 lines of text) covering the years 1016, 1516, 1620, and 1681 are included under the topic Early Ahlers History in all our PDF Extended History products.
More information is included under the topic Early Ahlers Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Ahlers Settlers in the United States in the 19th Century
The Ahlers Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Ahlers Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.
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