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langelier History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms



The French name langelier has a history dating as far back as the Middle Ages. This history is intrinsically entwined with the region known as Brittany, for it was derived from when the langelier family lived in Brittany.


Early Origins of the langelier family


The surname langelier was first found in Brittany.

Early History of the langelier family


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langelier Spelling Variations


Most surnames have experienced slight spelling changes. A son may not chose to spell his name the same way that his father did. Many were errors, many deliberate. During the early development of the French language, a person usually gave his version, phonetically, to a scribe, a priest, or a recorder. Prefixes or suffixes varied. They were optional as they passed through the centuries, or were adopted by different branches to signify either a political or religious adherence. Hence, there a many spelling variations of the name langelier, including Langelier, Langellier, Langeolier, Langeleir and others.

Early Notables of the langelier family (pre 1700)


Notable amongst this name at this time was Nicolas Langelier, recorded at his death in Dinan in 1595, who was a prelate. Brought up on the seat of Saint-Brieuc, in 1565 he preached sermons to the king. He was involved with the government, but his administration was full of troubles. Having...
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Migration of the langelier family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

langelier Settlers in Canada in the 17th Century

  • Sébastien Langelier, son of Michel and Catherine, married Marie De Beauregard, daughter of Olivier and Philippe, in Quebec on 12th November 1665 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Internoscia, Arthur E., and Claire Chevrier. Dictionnaire National des Canadiens Français 1608-1760. Vol. 2, Institut Drouin, 1958.
  • Charles Langelier married in Château-Richer, Quebec in 1692
  • Charles Langelier, son of Sébastien and Marie, married Françoise Destroismaisons, daughter of Philippe and Martine, in Château-Richer, Quebec on 2nd June 1692 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Internoscia, Arthur E., and Claire Chevrier. Dictionnaire National des Canadiens Français 1608-1760. Vol. 2, Institut Drouin, 1958.

langelier Settlers in Canada in the 18th Century

  • Marie-Geneviève Langelier married in Beauceville, Quebec in 1703
  • Louis Langelier married in Islet, Quebec in 1724
  • Louis Langelier, son of Charles and Françoise, married Geneviève Fortin, daughter of Pierre and Marie-Gertrude, in Islet, Quebec on 13th November 1724 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Internoscia, Arthur E., and Claire Chevrier. Dictionnaire National des Canadiens Français 1608-1760. Vol. 2, Institut Drouin, 1958.
  • Madeleine Langelier married in Quebec in 1735
  • Louis Langelier, son of Louis and Geneviève, married Madeleine Boissel, daughter of Pierre and Louise, in Islet, Quebec on 14th November 1746 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Internoscia, Arthur E., and Claire Chevrier. Dictionnaire National des Canadiens Français 1608-1760. Vol. 2, Institut Drouin, 1958.
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langelier Settlers in Canada in the 19th Century

  • Sebastien Langelier, who married in Quebec (Haute-Ville) in 1861

Contemporary Notables of the name langelier (post 1700)


  • Louis F. Langelier, American Republican politician, Candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 14th District, 1918 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, December 1) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Albert D. Langelier, American Democrat politician, Member of Maine State House of Representatives from Androscoggin County, 1919-20 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, December 1) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • David Langelier (1883-1922), Canadian politician, Mayor of Eastview, Ontario in 1931 and 1932
  • Charles Langelier (1850-1920), Canadian lawyer, politician, judge, journalist, and author, Member of the Legislative Assembly of Quebec for Lévis (1898-1901)
  • Sir François Langelier (1838-1915), Canadian lawyer, professor, journalist, politician and author, the 10th Lieutenant Governor of Quebec (1911-1915)
  • Jean-Guy Langelier, Canadian Senior Vice-President, Finance and Administration, at the Caisse Centrale Desjardins in Montreal as of 1992

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Citations


  1. ^ Internoscia, Arthur E., and Claire Chevrier. Dictionnaire National des Canadiens Français 1608-1760. Vol. 2, Institut Drouin, 1958.
  2. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, December 1) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html


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