The noble French surname Louvier is of ancient descent, and appears to be of locative origin. The name Louvier belongs to the category of surnames which are derived from the place where the original bearer once lived or held land. Thus, the surname Louvier signifies "a
, where the family was established since the early Middle Ages.
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Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: J. Louviere who arrived in Louisiana in 1785; and Jean Claude Louvier who settled in Illinois in 1852.