The prestigious surname Alaire 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 Alaire 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.
Early Origins of the Alaire family
The surname Alaire was first found in Poitou where the family held a family seat
since early times.
Early History of the Alaire family
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Alaire 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.
Early Notables of the Alaire family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Alaire family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Alaire Settlers in Canada in the 18th Century
- Marie Alaire, who married Jean Gravelle in 1733 in St-François, Québec
- Marie-Charlotte Alaire, who married Jacques Chevigny, and Marie-Joseph Alaire, who married François-Remillard in 1746 in St-Valerien, Québec
- Marguerite Alaire, who married Jean-Baptiste Janot in 1785 in Repentigny, Québec