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Alaire History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms



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.

Some sources also believe that the name Allard comes from the Old French word "alleor" which means traveller. [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
Dionne, N.-E., Origine Des Familles Canadiennes-Français. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, 1969. Print.


Early Origins of the Alaire family


The surname Alaire was first found in Poitou where the family held a family seat since early times.

Allard is also a noble name found in the French region of Bretagne (Brittany). Many of the Allard family were part of the military at this time and were involved in the armed watches throughout the 13th to 16th centuries. [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
Hozier, Charles D, and Antoine Bachelin-Delforenne. État présent De La Noblesse française (1883-1887): Contenant Le Distionnaire De La Noblesse Contemporaine Et Larmorial général De France, Dapres Les Manuscrits De Ch. D Hozier. Librairie Des Bibliophiles, 1884. Print.


Early History of the Alaire family


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Alaire Spelling Variations


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

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Citations


  1. ^ Dionne, N.-E., Origine Des Familles Canadiennes-Français. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, 1969. Print.
  2. ^ Hozier, Charles D, and Antoine Bachelin-Delforenne. État présent De La Noblesse française (1883-1887): Contenant Le Distionnaire De La Noblesse Contemporaine Et Larmorial général De France, Dapres Les Manuscrits De Ch. D Hozier. Librairie Des Bibliophiles, 1884. Print.

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