It is thought that larroze is a surname that was taken on from a nickname
for a person with a rosy complexion.
Early Origins of the larroze family
The surname larroze was first found in Limousin
, where this illustrious family has held a family seat
since ancient times.
Early History of the larroze family
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larroze Spelling Variations
The many different spellings of French surnames can be partially explained by the use of local
dialects and by the influence of other languages during the early development of the French language. As a result of these linguistic and cultural influences, the name larroze is distinguished by a number of regional variations. The many spelling variations
of the name include Larose, Laroses, Larause, La Rose, La Rause, Rosse, De Rose, De Rosse and many more.
Early Notables of the larroze family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the larroze family to the New World and Oceana
France was active as a cultural leader in the early 16th century. One particular area in which they lead was the exploration of the New World. The explorers, like Jacques Cartier in 1534, led the way to North America. Champlain, in 1608, made the first of twenty voyages to France to attract settlers and brought the first migrant in 1617. By 1675, there were 7000 French in Quebec, and the French Acadian presence in the Maritimes had reached 500. The French founded Lower Canada, thus becoming one of the two great founding nations of Canada. The family name larroze has made many distinguished contributions in France and New France to the world of science, culture, religion, and education. Amongst the settlers in North America with this distinguished name larroze were Philip Larose, aged 45; who settled in Louisiana with his wife, Claudine, in 1719.