The prominent surname Andlaux originated in France, a country which has been a dominant presence in world affairs for centuries.The earliest forms of hereditary surnames
in France were the patronymic
surnames, which are derived from the father's given name, and metronymic surnames, which are derived from the mother's given name. The patronyms were derived from a variety of given names that were of many different origins. As well as the names of the saints of the Christian Church, many of the most common French surnames are derived from personal names of Germanic origin. They derive from the language of the Franks, who controlled France between the mid-5th and early 8th centuries. The name Andlaux is derived from the given name André. The personal name
André is derived from the Latin name Andreas, which in turn is derived from the Greek name Andros, which means manly.
Early Origins of the Andlaux family
The surname Andlaux was first found in Burgundy (French: Bourgogne), an administrative and historical region of east-central France, where this noted family has been traced from ancient times.
Early History of the Andlaux family
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Andlaux Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Andelot, Andelots, Andelo, Andelos, Andelaut, Andelauts, Andelaud, Andelauds, Andlau, Anndlau, Andlou, Andloux, d'Andelot, de l'Andelot, Andelaux, Andelauld, Andelault, Andelaux, Andeleaux, Andelaults and many more.
Early Notables of the Andlaux family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Andlaux family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Jacques Andlau settled in Philadelphia in 1855.