De la mere History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
Early Origins of the De la mere family
The surname De la mere was first found in Languedoc.
Important Dates for the De la mere family
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De la mere Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Delamare, Delamarre, De Lamarre, De Lamare, De La Mare, De La Marre, Delamere and many more.
Early Notables of the De la mere family (pre 1700)
Notable amongst the family name at this time was Nicolas Delamare, born in Noisy-le-Grand in 1639, who became the confidant of La Reynie, and was employed for various tasks. He recalled that, during his career, he reported 49 spies and 720 peddlers of illegal goods. Jean-Baptiste Delamarez was a law clerk in 1781 who dealt in prestigious clients, chosen from the nobility of the Court; Jacques-Armand Delamare was a lawyer in 1757; Louis-Emmanuel Delamarre was a jurist and lawyer in Quimper in 1774; Achille-Joseph Delamarre was a lieutenant, captain, lieutenant-colonel, and...
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De la mere migration to the United States
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
De la mere Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Edward J Delamere, who arrived in Mobile County, Ala in 1855 
- Patricia Delamere, who landed in Puerto Rico in 1858 
De la mere migration to New Zealand
Emigration to New Zealand followed in the footsteps of the European explorers, such as Captain Cook (1769-70): first came sealers, whalers, missionaries, and traders. By 1838, the British New Zealand Company had begun buying land from the Maori tribes, and selling it to settlers, and, after the Treaty of Waitangi in 1840, many British families set out on the arduous six month journey from Britain to Aotearoa to start a new life. Early immigrants include:
De la mere Settlers in New Zealand in the 19th Century
- William Delamere, aged 28, who arrived in Wellington, New Zealand aboard the ship "Shamrock" in 1856
Contemporary Notables of the name De la mere (post 1700)
- D'Arcy Delamere, Vice-President of Retirement Income Services for the Royal Bank of Canada since 1992
- Delamere Francis McCloskey (1897-1983), Canadian-born, American lawyer who represented the 1st District on the Los Angeles City Council from 1941 to 1945
- ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)