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Ferlay Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Ferlatte, Ferlat, Ferlet, Ferlay, Ferland and others.
Early Notables of the Ferlay family (pre 1700)
Notable amongst the family name in this period was Edme Ferlet, born in 1750, taught literature in Nancy in 1772 until he was drawn to Paris by a French Bishop Christophe de Beaumont, for whom he worked as a secretary. After the death of prelate Beaumont in 1781, he was named secretary of the Archbishopric by the French Bishop de Juigné, his successor. Ferlet lived in retreat during the years of the Revolution. Joseph-Antoine... Another 74 words (5 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Ferlay Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Ferlay family
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Marguerite Ferlatte was born in 1793 in Pabos, Grande-Rivière settled at Percé, Quebec; Louis Ferlette, aged 40, who arrived at Ellis Island, in 1920.