Early Origins of the Lejoix family
Languedoc, where the family held a family seat since ancient times.
Early History of the Lejoix family
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Lejoix Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Lajoie, Lajoix, Lajoye, Joie, Joix, Joye, Joyeux, Lejoyeux, Joyant, Joyet, Joyaut, Joyal, Joyeuse, Joibert and many more.
Early Notables of the Lejoix family (pre 1700)
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...
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Migration of the Lejoix family to the New World and Oceana
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.
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