The surname L'amy was first found in Sussex, where a Norman noble was granted lands.
Important Dates for the L'amy family
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L'amy Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Lambie, Lamby, L'Ami, Lammie, L'Amy, Lampe and others.
Early Notables of the L'amy family (pre 1700)
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L'amy migration to Canada
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
L'amy Settlers in Canada in the 17th Century
Isaac Lamy, who arrived in Quebec in 1663 from Normandy
Normand Lamy, who arrived in Quebec in 1680 from Normandy
Contemporary Notables of the name L'amy (post 1700)
Jean-Claude Lamy (1941-2018), French journalist, writer and publisher from Valence, in the Drôme department
Gérard Lamy (1919-2016), Canadian Social Credit Party politician, Member of the Canadian Parliament for Saint-Maurice-Laflèche (1962-1963)
Jean-Joseph Lamy de Boisconteau, French Brigadier General during the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars from 1789 to 1815 
Charles François Joseph de Lamy, French Brigadier General during the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars from 1789 to 1815 
Louis Augustin Lamy d'Hangest, French Divisional General during the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars from 1789 to 1815 
Francois Joseph Lamy (1858-1900), French explorer
Etienne Marie Lamy (1845-1919), French politician
Claude Auguste Lamy (1820-1878), French chemist
Herve Lamy, French classical tenor
Jean Baptiste Lamy (1814-1888), French Roman Catholic clergyman and the first Archbishop of Santa Fe (New Mexico)