Anglo-Saxon culture of Britain. It comes from a name for a worker in brass. CITATION[CLOSE]
Harrison, Henry, Surnames of the United Kingdom: A Concise Etymological Dictionary Baltimore: Geneological Publishing Company, 2013. Print
Early Origins of the Le brasseur family
Somerset. However, one of the first record of the family was found in the Hundredorum Rolls of 1273 as Richard de Brazur in Shropshire. CITATION[CLOSE]
Bardsley, C.W, A Dictionary of English and Welsh Surnames: With Special American Instances. Wiltshire: Heraldry Today, 1901. Print. (ISBN 0-900455-44-6)
Early History of the Le brasseur family
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Le brasseur Spelling Variations
spelling variations were common, even among the names of the most literate people. Known variations of the Le brasseur family name include Brazier, Brasier, Braser, Brazer and others.
Early Notables of the Le brasseur family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Le brasseur family to Ireland
Some of the Le brasseur family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.
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Migration of the Le brasseur family to the New World and Oceana
For political, religious, and economic reasons, thousands of English families boarded ships for Ireland, the Canadas, the America colonies, and many of smaller tropical colonies in the hope of finding better lives abroad. Although the passage on the cramped, dank ships caused many to arrive in the New World diseased and starving, those families that survived the trip often went on to make valuable contributions to those new societies to which they arrived. Early immigrants bearing the Le brasseur surname or a spelling variation of the name include :
Le brasseur Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
The Le brasseur Motto
The motto was originally a war cry or slogan. Mottoes first began to be shown with arms in the 14th and 15th centuries, but were not in general use until the 17th century. Thus the oldest coats of arms generally do not include a motto. Mottoes seldom form part of the grant of arms: Under most heraldic authorities, a motto is an optional component of the coat of arms, and can be added to or changed at will; many families have chosen not to display a motto.
Motto: Amor patriae
Motto Translation: Love of my country.
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