The surname Ferlay was first found in Lyonnais.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Ferlay research.Another 31 words (2 lines of text) covering the years 1750, 1772, 1781, 1798, 1823, 1847, 1836, 1840 and 1848 are included under the topic Early Ferlay History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
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... Another 97 words (7 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Ferlay Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
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.