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laffitte Early Origins



The surname laffitte 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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laffitte Spelling Variations


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laffitte 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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laffitte Early History


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laffitte Early History



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

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laffitte Early Notables (pre 1700)


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laffitte 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...

Another 32 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early laffitte Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Jeannot Fayer, aged 28; settled in New York in 1823; William Fayer, aged 44; settled in New York in 1820; Denis Fayet of St. Laurent of Paris married Marie Guilbert and Anne Fayet married René Siret in Quebec in 1670..

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Contemporary Notables of the name laffitte (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name laffitte (post 1700)



  • Major-General David Laffitte (b. 1894), [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Generals of World War II. (Retrieved 2011, October 5) David Laffitte. Retrieved from http://generals.dk/general/Laffitte/David/France.html
  • Jacques Laffitte (1767-1844), French financier and politician, Governor of the Bank of France (1814), President of the Chamber of Commerce (1814) and 10th Prime Minister of France (1830-1831)
  • Pierre Laffitte (1823-1903), French philosopher
  • Hector Manuel Laffitte (b. 1934), former United States federal judge

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  1. ^ Generals of World War II. (Retrieved 2011, October 5) David Laffitte. Retrieved from http://generals.dk/general/Laffitte/David/France.html

Other References

  1. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
  2. Rasmussen, Louis J. . San Francisco Ship Passenger Lists 4 Volumes Colma, California 1965 Reprint. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1978. Print.
  3. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  4. Vaillancourt, Emile. La Conquete du Canada par les Normands. Biographie de la premiere generation Normande du Canada. Montreal: G. Ducharme, 1930. Print.
  5. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
  6. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
  7. De Ville, Winston. Gulf Coast Colonials, A Compendium of French Families in Early Eighteenth Century Louisiana. Baltimore, MD: Clearfield, 1999. Print.
  8. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial general by J. B. Rietstap 6 volumes in 3. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1976. Print.
  9. Guérard, Albert Léon. France: a Modern History. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1959. Print.
  10. Bentley, Elizabeth P. Passenger Arrivals at the Port of New York 1820-1829. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1999. Print.
  11. ...

The laffitte Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The laffitte 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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