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Lemaire Early Origins



The surname Lemaire was first found in Picardy (French: Picardie) in northern France, where this eminent family held a family seat in the honor of De Limeux, a village in the ancient department of Cher in the Somme.

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Lemaire Spelling Variations


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Lemaire Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Lemieux, Limeux, Lemeux, Lemieus, Lemeur, Lemeut, Lemuet, Lemut, Lemue, Lemuel, Lemoual, Lemouee, Moues, Moule, Mieure and many more.

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Lemaire Early History


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Lemaire Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Lemaire research. Another 161 words (12 lines of text) covering the years 1598, 1659 and 1613 are included under the topic Early Lemaire History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Lemaire Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Lemaire Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 41 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Lemaire Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Lemaire Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • John LeMaire, who arrived in Maryland in 1674

Lemaire Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Aman Lemaire, who landed in Massachusetts in 1763
  • Jean Lemaire, who landed in Massachusetts in 1763
  • Chretien Lemaire, who arrived in America in 1777-1783
  • John Lemaire, who landed in New York in 1796

Lemaire Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Ludw Lemaire, who arrived in North America in 1832-1849
  • Christopher Lemaire, who landed in New York, NY in 1833

Lemaire Settlers in Canada in the 17th Century

  • Claude-Louis Lemaire, who arrived in Canada in 1653

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Contemporary Notables of the name Lemaire (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Lemaire (post 1700)



  • Eleanor Lynette "Lyn" Lemaire (b. 1951), American gold medalist Ironman World Championship triathlete
  • Charles LeMaire (1897-1985), American four-time Academy Award winning costume designer from Chicago
  • André Joseph Lemaire, French Divisional General during the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars from 1789 to 1815
  • Philippe Lemaire (1927-2004), French actor who appeared in more than ninety films
  • André Joseph Lemaire (1759-1802), French general of artillery during the French Revolutionary Wars
  • Ghislain Lemaire (b. 1972), French three-time silver and bronze medalist judoka
  • Charles Antoine Lemaire (1800-1871), French botanist and botanical author
  • Brigadier Lionel Henry Lemaire (b. 1889), Australian Chief Inspector Army, Advanced Land Headquarters in 1945
  • Jacques Lemaire (b. 1945), Canadian professional NHL hockey player and coach of the New Jersey Devils and the Minnesota Wild
  • Félix-Hyacinthe Lemaire (b. 1808), Quebec lawyer and member of parliament for Mille-Iles (1867-1879)

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
    2. Conrad, Glenn R. The First Families of Louisiana. Baton Rouge LA: Claitor's Publishing, 1970. Print.
    3. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
    4. Vaillancourt, Emile. La Conquete du Canada par les Normands. Biographie de la premiere generation Normande du Canada. Montreal: G. Ducharme, 1930. Print.
    5. de la Porte, A. Tresor Heraldique. Paris: F. Casterman, 1864. Print.
    6. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
    7. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    8. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial general by J. B. Rietstap 6 volumes in 3. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1976. Print.
    9. D'Hozier Charles. Armorial Général de France. Paris: Dillon, 1875. Print.
    10. Bentley, Elizabeth P. Passenger Arrivals at the Port of New York 1820-1829. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1999. Print.
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    The Lemaire Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Lemaire Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

    This page was last modified on 3 September 2015 at 00:23.

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