|Andre and Suzanne Lamoreaux lived in Meschers,
Saintonge, France before 1687. They fled with other Huguenots
to England and then to New York. Some of the family also went
to Holland before coming to America.
Andre and Suzanne were in New York by 1700.
|Andre Lamoreaux and the Pirate Letter
“The Pirate Letter” - 4 May 1706
Andre Lamoreaux was captured by pirates
[privateers] in the Dutch West Indies. He shipped himself
back to NYC and from there was impressed to serve in the
British Navy. By order of the Governor he was released
from impressment in New York, in 1706.
This document was referenced in “The Lamoreaux
Family In America,” edited by Harold Dane L’Amoureux in
1939, and contains the details of pdf
|Suzanne de la Tour Lamoreaux fled France with other
Huguenots before 1687. She bore children and buried babies
on three continents. Based on facts I have found about her,
her life and where she went, this is a story I wrote of what
she might have felt.
| A link to a document list and time-line of all known references
relating to Andre and Suzanne Lamoreaux
in France, England, and New York.
Also included are references to Lamoreaux family members who
went to Holland on their was to America.
Many Huguenot references are included as well as details on things
happening in the locations where my people were. If you have any
corrections or other references please contact me and I will add
them. paf format
|Our Lamoreaux line has been extended by
the discovery of the
birth and baptism records for
Andre Lamoreaux and
in Cozes, Saintonge, France in1663 &1666. pdf