Early Origins of the Lesalle family
The surname Lesalle was first found in Auvergne, a historic province in south central France where this distinguished family held a family seat
at Montservier, Pélussieu, and Puygermand, and were members of the aristocracy of that region.
Early History of the Lesalle family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Lesalle research.Another 257 words (18 lines of text) covering the years 1386, 1462, 1640, 1643, 1687, 1775, and 1809 are included under the topic Early Lesalle History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Lesalle Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Lasallé, Lasalle, Lasall, Lasale, LaSalle, De Lasallé, De Lasalle, Salle and many more.
Early Notables of the Lesalle family (pre 1700)
Notable amongst the family was Gadifer de La Salle (1340-1415), French knight and crusader of Poitevine origin who, with Jean de Béthencourt, conquered and explored the Canary Islands for the Kingdom of Castile; Saint Jean-Baptiste de La Salle or John Baptist de La Salle (1651-1719), French priest, educational reformer, and founder... Another 63 words (4 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Lesalle Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Lesalle family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Pierre LaSalle with his wife Elisabeth who settled in Carolina in 1695; Emilie LaSalle settled in New Orleans La. in 1822; Joseph Lasalle settled in New York state in 1822.