Early Origins of the Delafreyre family
The surname Delafreyre 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 has been a prominent family for centuries, and held a family seat
with lands and manor in Lyonais. The family were well established in this region and several members of the family distinguished themselves through their contributions toward the community in which they lived. They were rewarded with lands, titles and letters patent confirming their nobility.
Early History of the Delafreyre family
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Delafreyre Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Prarre, Praron, Prare, Praredon, Prarloran, Prarion and many more.
Early Notables of the Delafreyre family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Delafreyre family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: John Henr Freyre, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1753; Jose Freyre, who landed in Puerto Rico in 1845; Francisco Freyre, who arrived in Puerto Rico in 1860.