Home

Digital Products

Prints

Apparel

Home & Barware

Gifts


Customer Service



La Fayette History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms



Early Origins of the La Fayette family


The surname La Fayette was first found in Auvergne, a historic province in south central France where this distinguished family held a family seat since ancient times.

Early History of the La Fayette family


This web page shows only a small excerpt of our La Fayette research.
Another 1023 words (73 lines of text) covering the years 1293, 1308, 1345, 1401, 1416, 1452, 1482, 1513, 1577, 1583, 1591, 1595, 1603, 1678, 1699, 1717, 1732, 1789, and 1830 are included under the topic Early La Fayette History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

La Fayette Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: Fayet, Fayettes, Fayette, Lafayet, Delafayet, Lafayette, La Fauyet, La Fayets, La Fayettes, De La Fayettes, Des Fayettes and many more.

Early Notables of the La Fayette family (pre 1700)


Notable amongst the family was Mathieu Fayet, Treasurer of France at Bordeaux, in 1603; Louise Angélique Motier de la Fayette (1618-1665), French courtier and close friend of King Louis XIII; Marie-Madeleine Pioche de...
Another 32 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early La Fayette Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Migration of the La Fayette family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

La Fayette Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Thomas Lafayette, aged 73, who settled in America, in 1893
  • M. Lafayette, aged 30, who settled in America, in 1896

La Fayette Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • F. G. Lafayette, aged 32, who emigrated to America, in 1904
  • Hipolito Lafayette, aged 30, who landed in America from Havana, in 1905
  • Joseph Lafayette, aged 51, who landed in America, in 1908
  • Antoine Lafayette, aged 11, who landed in America from Fort de France, Martinique, in 1911
  • Maurice Lafayette, aged 2, who landed in America from Fort de France, Martinique, in 1911
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Contemporary Notables of the name La Fayette (post 1700)


  • Ivan C. Lafayette (1930-2016), American politician, Member of the New York State Assembly (1977-2008)
  • General Gilbert du Motier Marquis de Lafayette (1757-1834), French general and American Revolutionary War general
  • Reginald LaFayette, American Democrat politician, Vice-chair of New York Democratic Party, 2008; Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 2008 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, February 1) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Karen Moran Lafayette, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Vermont, 2000, 2004 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, February 1) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Bertine Lafayette, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1980, 1984, 1988 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, February 1) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Ben LaFayette, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oklahoma, 1916 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, February 1) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Madame de La Fayette (1634-1693), French author
  • Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert Motier Lafayette (1757-1834), French reformer
  • James Lafayette (1853-1923), pseudonym of James Stack Lauder, a Edwardian portrait photographer
  • Louise de La Fayette (1618-1665), maid-of-honor to Anne of Austria
  • ... (Another 1 notables are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

La Fayette Family Crest Products



See Also



Citations


  1. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, February 1) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html

Sign Up