The ancient history of the La Noue name begins in the Middle Ages in the northern coastal region of
. The name is derived from when the family resided in Brittany.
The surname La Noue was first found in Brittany.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our La Noue research.Another 174 words (12 lines of text) covering the years 1152, 1569, 1578, 1617, 1669, 1740, 1793, 1812, and 1841 are included under the topic Early La Noue History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
The many different spellings of French surnames can be partially explained by the use of local
dialects and by the influence of other languages during the early development of the French language. As a result of these linguistic and cultural influences, the name La Noue is distinguished by a number of regional variations. The many spelling variations
of the name include Lanouette, Lanoue, La Nouë, La Noue, Lanoux and others.
Notable amongst this name at this time was Jeanne de Lanoue, the founder of the 'Order of Hospitaller Sisters of the Providence', who was born in Saumur in 1669. René-Joseph de Lanoue, born around 1740 in Brittany
and executed in Paris in... Another 41 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early La Noue Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.