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The Delanoy surname is a habitational name taken on from a place name such as Lannoy, in Nord departement, or Lannoy in Oise department, both in northern France.
The surname Delanoy was first found in Picardy (French: Picardie), where the family has been a prominent family for centuries, and held a family seat with lands and manor. This noble family were well established in the region of Picardie and several members of the family distinguished themselves through their contributions toward the community in which they lived and were rewarded with lands, titles and letters patent confirming their nobility. They were to become Princes of Rheina Wolbeck and Princes de Sulmone.
Spelling variations of this family name include: Lannoy, DeLannoy, Delannoy, De la Lannoy, Lannois, Lanois, De Lannois, De la Lannois, Lanoe, Lanois, Lanoy, De Lanoy and many more.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Delanoy research. Another 153 words (11 lines of text) covering the years 1563, 1292, 1356, 1497, 1386, 1462, 1384, 1456, 1388, 1474, 1715 and 1777 are included under the topic Early Delanoy History in all our PDF Extended History products.
Another 213 words (15 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Delanoy Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Philippe DeLannoye, who arrived in Massachusetts in 1621; Jeanne DeLannoy, who settled in Carolina in 1697; Philipp Lannoy, one of the Hessian troops in the American War for Independence, who settled in Quebec in 1781.
The Delanoy Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Delanoy Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.
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