Delalain History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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The prestigious French surname Delalain is a proud sign of a rich and dynamic ancestry.The earliest forms of hereditary surnames in Artois 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 are derived from personal names of Germanic origin. They derive from the language of the Franks who controlled most of France after the fall of the Roman Empire.
Early Origins of the Delalain family
The surname Delalain was first found in Artois, a former province of northern France.
Early History of the Delalain family
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Delalain Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Lalaing, Lalain, Lallaing, Lallain, Lalaings, Lalains, Lallaings, Lallains, Lalainge, Lalaine, Lallainge, Lallaine, Lalainges, Lalaines, Lallainges, Lallaines, de Lalaing and many more.
Early Notables of the Delalain family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Delalain family
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Jean Lalanne settled in Louisiana in 1756; Paul Leling settled in Philadelphia in 1749; E. Lelling settled in San Francisco, California, in 1852.
Contemporary Notables of the name Delalain (post 1700)
- Alexandre Delalain, French Divisional General during the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars from 1789 to 1815 
- ^ Generals Who Served in the French Army during the Period 1789-1815. (Retrieved 2015, February 26) Alexandre Delalain. Retrieved from http://www.napoleon-series.org/research/c_frenchgenerals.html