The surname Lelievre was first found in Artois, a former province of northern France where this illustrious family held a
with lands and manor for many centuries. The family were well established in the region of Arras and several members of the family distinguished themselves through their contributions toward the community in which they lived and were rewarded with lands, titles and letters patent confirming their nobility.
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Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: many of the name who migrated to the New World from the mid 17th century onward.