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Where did the French laforte family come from? What is the French laforte family crest and coat of arms? When did the laforte family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the laforte family history?
Spelling variations of this family name include: Laforte, Lafort, Fort, Forte, Forteau, Fortier and others.
First found in Guyenne.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our laforte research. Another 78 words(6 lines of text) covering the years 1768, 1793, 1845, 1850, 1870, and 1890 are included under the topic Early laforte History in all our PDF Extended History products.
Another 83 words(6 lines of text) are included under the topic Early laforte Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: 800 individuals who arrived from France onto Canadian shores between 1600 and 1900. Among them, Catherine Fortier married in Trois-Rivières in 1657; Antoine Fortier married in Montreal in 1670.
The laforte Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The laforte 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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