since ancient times.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our lajoye research.Another 183 words (13 lines of text) covering the years 1561, 1562, 1567, 1587, 1608, 1614, 1615, 1668, 1804, 1811, 1815, and 1816 are included under the topic Early lajoye History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
of this family name include: Lajoie, Lajoix, Lajoye, Joie, Joix, Joye, Joyeux, Lejoyeux, Joyant, Joyet, Joyaut, Joyal, Joyeuse, Joibert and many more.
Notable amongst the family name at this time was Gilles Joye (c.
1424-1483), a Franco- Flemish
composer of the Renaissance; Henriette Catherine de Joyeuse (1585-1656), the daughter of Henri de Joyeuse... Another 30 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early lajoye Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Margaret Joye, who settled in Maryland in 1649; Pierre de Joybert (1641-1678), who arrived in Quebec in 1644; and who was named administrator of Acadia in 1677.