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Forteau Early Origins



The surname Forteau was first found in Guyenne.

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Forteau Spelling Variations


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Forteau Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Laforte, Lafort, Fort, Forte, Forteau, Fortier and others.

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Forteau Early History


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Forteau Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Forteau research. Another 78 words (6 lines of text) covering the years 1768, 1793, 1845, 1850, 1870, and 1890 are included under the topic Early Forteau History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Forteau Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Forteau Early Notables (pre 1700)



Notable amongst the name was Ferjeux Fortier, a colonel in 1768. Jean-Antoine Siméon-Fort, born in 1793, was a painter in Valence; Jean-Aimé-Aristide Fort was rear admiral in 1845; Joseph-August-Aristide Fort was a pharmacist at this time; Jacques-Paul Fort was a general in...

Another 42 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Forteau 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 or some of its variants were: 800 individuals who arrived from France onto Canadian shores between 1600 and 1900. Among them, Catherine Fortier married in Trois-Rivières in 1657; Antoine Fortier married in Montreal in 1670.

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
    2. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    3. Guérard, Albert Léon. France: a Modern History. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1959. Print.
    4. D'Hozier Charles. Armorial Général de France. Paris: Dillon, 1875. Print.
    5. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
    6. 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.
    7. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
    8. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    9. Filby, P. William and Mary K Meyer. Passenger and Immigration Lists Index in Four Volumes. Detroit: Gale Research, 1985. Print. (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8).
    10. Rasmussen, Louis J. . San Francisco Ship Passenger Lists 4 Volumes Colma, California 1965 Reprint. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1978. Print.
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    The Forteau Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Forteau 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.

    This page was last modified on 2 October 2003 at 15:49.

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