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De l'orme History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms



The French region of Forez is where De l'orme was first used as a surname. De l'orme was a name for a person who lived near an elm tree, having derived its orgin from the Old French word orme, meaning elm tree.

Early Origins of the De l'orme family


The surname De l'orme was first found in Forez, a former province of France, now part of the modern Loire, the Haute-Loire and Puy-de-Dôme départements, where the family had an integral role in the social and cultural aspects of the region.

Early History of the De l'orme family


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De l'orme Spelling Variations


The many different spellings of French surnames can be partially explained by the use of local dialects and by the influence of other languages during the early development of the French language. As a result of these linguistic and cultural influences, the name De l'orme is distinguished by a number of regional variations. The many spelling variations of the name include Delorme, DeLorme, Delormes, DeLormes, Delourmes, DeLourmes, Delormeau, Dorme, de l'Orme, De l'Orme and many more.

Early Notables of the De l'orme family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the De l'orme family to the New World and Oceana


In 1643, 109 years after the first landings by Cartier, there were only about 300 people in Quebec, in 1663 there were only 500, 2,000 migrants arrived during the next decade. Early marriage was desperately encouraged amongst the immigrants. Youths of 18 took fourteen-year-old girls for their wives. The fur trade was developed and attracted migrants, both noble and commoner from France. 15,000 explorers left Montreal in the late 17th and 18th centuries. Migration from France to New France or Quebec as it was now more popularly called, continued from France until it fell in 1759. By 1675, there were 7000 French in Quebec. By the same year the Acadian presence in Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island had reached 500. In 1755, 10,000 French Acadians refused to take an oath of allegiance to England and were deported to Louisiana. Meanwhile, in Quebec, the French race flourished, founding in Lower Canada, one of the two great solitudes which became Canada. Many distinguished contributions have been made by members of this family name De l'orme. It has been prominent in the arts, religion, politics and culture in France and New France. Amongst the settlers in North America with this distinguished name De l'orme were

De l'orme Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • Marie DeLorme, who arrived in Carolina in 1679 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    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)
  • Marie (also registered as Marye) DeLorme, who took up residence in Carolina from 1695 to 1696

De l'orme Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Pierre Delorme, who settled in Louisiana in 1756

De l'orme Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Charles Delorme, 18, who settled in South Carolina in 1822
  • Mrs. Delorme, 55, who settled in Charleston, South Carolina in 1823

De l'orme Settlers in Canada in the 18th Century

  • Jean-Baptiste Delorme, who arrived in Canada in 1738

Contemporary Notables of the name De l'orme (post 1700)


  • James N. DeLorme, American Democrat politician, Candidate for Wisconsin State Senate 2nd District, 1972 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 22) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • G. E. DeLorme, American Republican politician, Alternate Delegate to Republican National Convention from Georgia, 1944 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 22) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Danièle Delorme (1926-2015), born Gabrielle Danièle Marguerite Andrée Girard, a French actress and film producer
  • Philippe Delorme (b. 1960), French historian and journalist
  • Hugues Delorme (1868-1942), French poet, comedian, playwright and journalist
  • Adrien Faizelot- Delorme (1748-1783), French cabinetmaker
  • Jacques Emile Delorme, French international civil servant, Vice-President of the European Patent Office, and an officer in the Legion of Honour
  • Jean Delorme, French mining engineer and company administrator, President of the Board of Directors for the Monaco Oceanographic Institute in France. A grand officer in the Legion of Honour, he was awarded the Military Cross as well as the "Médaille de la Résistance"
  • Ronald Elmer "Chief" Delorme (b. 1955), Canadian NHL Chief Amateur Scout for the Vancouver Canucks
  • Isabelle Delorme (1900-1991), Canadian composer, pianist, and music educator
  • ... (Another 6 notables are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Citations


  1. ^ 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)
  2. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 22) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html

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