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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 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • John Motter, who landed in Allegany (Allegheny) County, Pennsylvania in 1837 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

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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



  1. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Other References

  1. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
  2. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
  3. Rasmussen, Louis J. . San Francisco Ship Passenger Lists 4 Volumes Colma, California 1965 Reprint. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1978. Print.
  4. de la Porte, A. Tresor Heraldique. Paris: F. Casterman, 1864. Print.
  5. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
  6. D'Hozier Charles. Armorial Général de France. Paris: Dillon, 1875. Print.
  7. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
  8. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
  9. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
  10. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. 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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