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lafayette Early Origins



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

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lafayette Spelling Variations


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lafayette 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.

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lafayette Early History


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lafayette Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our lafayette 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 lafayette History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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lafayette Early Notables (pre 1700)


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lafayette Early Notables (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...

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

lafayette 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

lafayette 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.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name lafayette (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name lafayette (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
  • Karen Moran Lafayette, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Vermont, 2000, 2004
  • Bertine Lafayette, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1980, 1984, 1988
  • Ben LaFayette, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oklahoma, 1916
  • 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.)

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
    2. Guérard, Albert Léon. France: a Modern History. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1959. Print.
    3. Doyle, William. The Oxford History of the French Revolution. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1990. Print. (ISBN 0192852213).
    4. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
    5. Bentley, Elizabeth P. Passenger Arrivals at the Port of New York 1820-1829. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1999. Print.
    6. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
    7. De Ville, Winston. Gulf Coast Colonials, A Compendium of French Families in Early Eighteenth Century Louisiana. Baltimore, MD: Clearfield, 1999. Print.
    8. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    9. Rasmussen, Louis J. . San Francisco Ship Passenger Lists 4 Volumes Colma, California 1965 Reprint. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1978. Print.
    10. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial general by J. B. Rietstap 6 volumes in 3. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1976. Print.
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    The lafayette Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The lafayette Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

    This page was last modified on 6 October 2016 at 10:04.

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