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The origins the old family name Lorée can be found within medieval France. While the patronymic and metronymic surnames, which are derived from the name of the father and mother respectively, are the most common form of a hereditary surname in France, occupational surnames also emerged during the late Middle Ages. Many people, such as the Lorée family, adopted the name of their occupation as their surname. However, an occupational name did not become a hereditary surname until the office or type of employment became hereditary. The surname Lorée was an occupational name for a person who worked at a granary. The name translates literally from the Old French as of the granary.

Lorée Early Origins



The surname Lorée was first found in Picardy (French: Picardie) in northern France, where the family took their name from Delor, a village in the department of Aisne, in the district of Neufchâtel.

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Lorée Spelling Variations


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Lorée Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Delor, De Lor, Delore, Delaur, De Laur, Delaure, Deloret, De Loret, Delauret, De Lauret, Delorey, De Lorey, Delaurey, De Laurey, Loré, Lorée, L'Orée, Laur, Laure, Lauré, Laurée, Loret, Lauret, Lorey, Laurey, Loreillard, Laureillard, Loreilleux, Laureilleux, Loriet, Lauriet, Loriey, Lauriey, Deloriet, Delauriet, Deloriey, Delauriey, Deslor, Délor, Deslaur, Délaur, Desloret, Déloret, Deslauret, Délauret, Deslorey, Délorey, Deslaurey, Délaurey, Desloriet, Déloriet, Deslauriet, Délauriet, Desloriey, Déloriey, Deslauriey and many more.

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Lorée Early History


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Lorée Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Lorée research. Another 143 words (10 lines of text) covering the years 1665 and 1785 are included under the topic Early Lorée History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Lorée Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Lorée Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 37 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Lorée Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Lorée Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • F. Loree, aged 6, who arrived in America, in 1892
  • L. F. Loree, aged 40, who arrived in America, in 1892

Lorée Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • J.F. Loree, aged 49, who arrived in America, in 1905
  • Jessie F. Loree, aged 50, who arrived in New York City, in 1913
  • Leonos F. Loree, aged 55, who arrived in New York City, in 1913
  • Louise C. Loree, aged 21, who arrived in New York City, in 1913
  • Clara Louise Loree, aged 30, who arrived in West Orange, N.J., in 1924
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Lorée (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Lorée (post 1700)



  • Leonor Fresnel Loree (1858-1940), American railroad executive, President of Baltimore and Ohio Railroad (1901-1904), President of Chicago, Rock Island and Pacific Railroad in 1904, President of Kansas City Southern Railway (1918-1920), principal founder of The Newcomen Society in North America
  • James Taber Loree (b. 1888), American Republican politician, Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1932 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 8) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Anne Loree, Canadian Juno Award nominated singer-songwriter, best known for her song "Insensitive", an international Top 40 hit for Jann Arden in 1995
  • Brad Loree (b. 1960), Canadian actor and stunt performer, best known for his role as Michael Myers in Halloween: Resurrection

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Citations


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  1. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 8) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html

Other References

  1. Rupp, Daniel L. A Collection of Upwards of Thirty Thousand Names of German, Swiss, Dutch, French and Other Immigrants to Pennsylvania from 1727 to 1776. Baltimore. Print.
  2. de la Porte, A. Tresor Heraldique. Paris: F. Casterman, 1864. Print.
  3. Annuaire Général Héraldique Universel. Paris: Institut Héraldique, 1901. Print.
  4. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
  5. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
  6. Doyle, William. The Oxford History of the French Revolution. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1990. Print. (ISBN 0192852213).
  7. Conrad, Glenn R. The First Families of Louisiana. Baton Rouge LA: Claitor's Publishing, 1970. Print.
  8. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
  9. Bentley, Elizabeth P. Passenger Arrivals at the Port of New York 1820-1829. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1999. Print.
  10. D'Hozier Charles. Armorial Général de France. Paris: Dillon, 1875. Print.
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The Lorée Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Lorée 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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