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Motter Early Origins



The surname Motter was first found in Auvergne, a historic province in south central France.

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Motter Spelling Variations


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Motter Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Motier, Motierre, Mottier, Mottierre, Moutier, Le Moutier, Le Motier, Du Motier and many more.

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Motter Early History


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Motter Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Motter research. Another 358 words (26 lines of text) covering the year 1789 is included under the topic Early Motter History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Motter Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Motter Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Motter 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:

Motter Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • George Motter, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1807
  • John Motter, who landed in Allegany (Allegheny) County, Pennsylvania in 1837

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Contemporary Notables of the name Motter (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Motter (post 1700)



  • Adilson E. Motter (b. 1974), American academic, Endowed Professor of Physics at Northwestern University
  • Alexander Everett "Alex" Motter (1913-1996), Canadian professional NHL ice hockey player who played 265 games, member of the 1943 Stanley Cup winning Detroit Red Wings
  • Dean Motter, Canadian two-time Juno Award winning, Eisner Award winning illustrator, designer and writer

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Motter Family Crest Products


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Motter Family Crest Products




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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
    2. Doyle, William. The Oxford History of the French Revolution. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1990. Print. (ISBN 0192852213).
    3. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
    4. D'Hozier Charles. Armorial Général de France. Paris: Dillon, 1875. Print.
    5. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial general by J. B. Rietstap 6 volumes in 3. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1976. Print.
    6. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    7. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
    8. Guérard, Albert Léon. France: a Modern History. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1959. Print.
    9. de la Porte, A. Tresor Heraldique. Paris: F. Casterman, 1864. Print.
    10. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
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    The Motter Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Motter 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 11 April 2016 at 07:39.

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