lafosse History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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Early Origins of the lafosse family
The surname lafosse 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 illustrious family held a family seat since ancient times.
Early History of the lafosse family
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lafosse Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Foch, Folch, Fouch, Fouche, Foche, Foulch, Les Foches, Fauch, Foshes, Faush, Faushe, Faulch, Foulsh and many more.
Early Notables of the lafosse family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the lafosse family
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Johannes Foch settled in Philadelphia in 1754; Adolf Foshee, aged 27, who arrived at Ellis Island, in 1902; Harry Foshee, aged 36, who arrived at Ellis Island, in 1921.
Contemporary Notables of the name lafosse (post 1700) +
- Jacques Mathurin Lafosse, French Brigadier General during the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars from 1789 to 1815 
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