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lafreniere History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms



Noble surnames, such as lafreniere, evoke images of the ancient homeland of the French people. The original bearer of the name lafreniere, which is a local surname, once lived, held land, or was born in the beautiful region of Bourgoigne. In France, hereditary surnames were adopted according to fairly general rules and during the late Middle Ages, names that were derived from localities became increasingly widespread. Local names originally denoted the proprietorship of the village or estate. The lafreniere family originally lived in the village of Fresne, in the province of Bourgoigne.

Early Origins of the lafreniere family


The surname lafreniere was first found in Burgundy (French: Bourgogne), an administrative and historical region of east-central France, where the family held a family seat in early times.

Early History of the lafreniere family


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lafreniere Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: Lafrenière, Lafrenierre, Lafrennière, Lefrenier, Frenier, Frener, Frenet, Frenais, Frenaison, Frenois, la Fresnaye, Fresnay and many more.

Early Notables of the lafreniere family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the lafreniere family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

lafreniere Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Nicolas LaFrenière, who was living in Louisiana in 1706

lafreniere Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Eboina Lafreniere, aged 49, who emigrated to the United States, in 1907
  • John Lafreniere, aged 51, who settled in America, in 1907
  • Edmond Lafreniere, aged 37, who landed in America from Paris, France, in 1920
  • Noe Lafreniere, aged 50, who landed in America from Paris, France, in 1922

Contemporary Notables of the name lafreniere (post 1700)


  • Paul J. LaFreniere, American politician, Mayor of Marquette, Michigan, 1971 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, February 1) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Earl M. LaFreniere, American politician, Delegate to Michigan convention to ratify 21st amendment from Dickinson County, 1933 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, February 1) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Amedie B. Lafreniere, American politician, Socialist Labor Candidate for U.S. Representative from Connecticut 3rd District, 1906 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, February 1) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Réjean Lafrenière (1935-2016), Canadian politician, Member of the National Assembly of Quebec from 1989 to 2007, Mayor of Lac-Sainte-Marie, Quebec from 1967 to 1989
  • Anouk Renière Lafrenière (b. 1983), Canadian synchronized swimmer
  • Roger Joseph Lafreniere (b. 1942), retired Canadian professional ice hockey defenceman
  • Robert B. Lafrenière (b. 1924), Progressive Conservative party member of the Canadian House of Commons
  • Jason Lafreniere (b. 1966), Canadian retired professional ice hockey player

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  1. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, February 1) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html

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