La Mothe History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
Early Origins of the La Mothe family
The surname La Mothe was first found in Lorraine
where this distinguished family held a family seat
, and were members of the aristocracy of that region from the year 1534.
Early History of the La Mothe family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our La Mothe research.Another 77 words (6 lines of text) are included under the topic Early La Mothe History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
La Mothe Spelling Variations
of this family name include: De Lamoth, Lamoth, LaMoth, LaMothe, Lamoth, Lamothe, Mothe and many more.
Early Notables of the La Mothe family (pre 1700)
Notable in the family name was Baron
Lamoth of Languedoc; Pierre Lambert de la Motte, MEP (1624-1679), a French bishop, a founding member of the Paris Foreign Missions Society and became a missionary in Asia; Antoine Houdar de la Motte (1672-1731), a French author of comedies, operas and ballets; Pierre de... Another 98 words (7 lines of text) are included under the topic Early La Mothe Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the La Mothe family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
La Mothe Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
- Daniel LaMothe with his wife, son, and two daughters settled in America in 1709
La Mothe Settlers in Canada in the 17th Century
- Michel Lamothe, who arrived in Quebec in 1694 from Poitou
La Mothe Settlers in Canada in the 18th Century
- Pierre Lamothe, who arrived in Quebec in 1725 from Limousin
Contemporary Notables of the name La Mothe (post 1700)
- Jerry Lamothe, African American writer/director/producer/actor
- Olivier Dutheillet de Lamothe (b. 1949), member of the Constitutional Council of France
- Ludovic Lamothe (1882-1953), Haitian composer and virtuoso pianist
- Romeo B. Lamothe (1914-1991), Canadian teacher and provincial politician, Member of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta (1961-1971)
- Laurent Salvador Lamothe (b. 1972), Haitian businessman, economist, and politician, 16th Prime Minister of Haiti (2012-2014)
- Marc Lamothe (b. 1974), Canadian professional hockey player
- Arthur Lamothe CM (1928-2013), French-Canadian film director and film producer
- Gisou Lamothe (b. 1935), Haitian painter and sculptor
- Lysane Blanchette Lamothe, Canadian politician
- Rob Lamothe, Canadian Musician, Songwriter and Producer
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