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The surname laferriere was first found in Forez, a former province of France, now part of the modern Loire, the Haute-Loire and Puy-de-Dôme départements, where this eminent family held a family seat since ancient times.
Spelling variations of this family name include: Ferrier, Ferriez, Ferrié, Ferier, Ferie, Farrier, De Ferrier, De Farier, Le Feries, Les Feriers and many more.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our laferriere research. Another 322 words (23 lines of text) covering the years 1238, 1438, 1460, 1475, 1479, 1496, 1521, 1554, 1558, 1596, 1619, 1668, 1683, 1700, 1737, 1779, 1843, and 1882 are included under the topic Early laferriere History in all our PDF Extended History products.
Another 21 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early laferriere Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Pierre Ferrier settled in Virginia in 1700; Charles Ferrier, aged 21; settled in Maryland in 1774; James Ferrier settled in Philadelphia in 1803; James Ferrier, aged 24.
The laferriere Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The laferriere 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.
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