Noble surnames, such as La Cas, evoke images of the ancient homeland of the French people. The original bearer of the name La Cas, which is a local
surname, once lived, held land, or was born in the beautiful Guyenne region of France. In France, hereditary surnames
were adopted according to fairly general rules and during the late Middle Ages, names that were derived from localities became increasingly widespread. Local
names originally denoted the proprietorship of the village or estate. The La Cas family originally lived in Guyene.
Early Origins of the La Cas family
The surname La Cas was first found in Guyenne.
Early History of the La Cas family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our La Cas research.Another 153 words (11 lines of text) covering the years 1502 and 1891 are included under the topic Early La Cas History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
La Cas Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Lacas, Lacassière, La Cas, La Cassière and others.
Early Notables of the La Cas family (pre 1700)
Notable amongst the name was many individuals in Canada who were recorded around 1891, such as Alexis Lacas, a shoemaker in Saint-Jovite, Quebec; Damase Lacas was a blacksmith in Saint-Rosalie, Quebec; Edouard Lacas was a carter... Another 36 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early La Cas Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the La Cas family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
La Cas Settlers in Canada in the 19th Century
- Adelaide Lacas, who married in Sainte-Rose, Quebec, in 1826
- François Lacas is recorded as a carpenter in Saint-Janvier, Quebec, in 1871
- Pierre Lacas was a laborer in Montreal in 1871