The prominent surname Lembaire originated in France, a country which has been a dominant presence in world affairs for centuries.The earliest forms of hereditary surnames
in France were the patronymic
surnames, which are derived from the father's given name, and metronymic surnames, which are derived from the mother's given name. The patronyms were derived from a variety of given names that were of many different origins. The surname Lembaire is derived from a Germanic personal name
composed of the elements "land," which means "land" or "territory," and "berht," which means "bright" or "famous."
Early Origins of the Lembaire family
The surname Lembaire was first found in Dauphiny (French: Dauphiné or Dauphiné Viennois), a former province in southeastern France, where this renowned family held a family seat
since ancient times.
Early History of the Lembaire family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Lembaire research.Another 649 words (46 lines of text) covering the years 1164, 1196, 1216, 1366, 1500, 1518, 1569, 1589, 1593, 1594, 1620, 1635, 1698, 1736, 1756, 1789, 1624, 1679, 1610, 1696 and 1600 are included under the topic Early Lembaire History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Lembaire Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Lambert, Lamberre, Lambere, Lambaire, Lambair, Lamberc, Lembert, Lemberre, Lembere, Lembaire, Lembair, Lemberc, Lanbert, Lanberre, Lanbere, Lanbaire, Lanbair, L'Ambert, Ambert, Lambert, Amberd, Amberde, Lamberd, Lamberde, Ambart and many more.
Early Notables of the Lembaire family (pre 1700)
Notable amongst the family at this time was Pierre Lambert de la Motte (1624-1679), a French bishop, founding member of the Paris Foreign Missions Society and became... Another 27 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Lembaire Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Lembaire family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: M. Lambert settled in Rhode Island in 1686; Anne Lambert settled in Virginia in 1653; Arthur Lambert settled in Barbados in 1680; Barnard Lambert settled in New England