Andre and Suzanne were our first known Lamoreaux ancestors. They 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 &
Suzanne and family were in New York by 1700.
Daniel Lamoreaux is the only son of André and Suzanne Lamoreaux, born in Briston,
England in 1695. He married Jeanne Massé, daughter of Pierre Massé and wife
Elizabeth Mercereau, born in New York City, 1696.
Archibald Orrell Lamoreaux and Lydia Lavera Crockett were married in Utah. They,
with their family, migrated to Arizona in the 1800s.
David Burlock Lamoreaux was born in Canada, traveled to Kirtland, Ohio then to
Nauvoo, Illinois. They then crossed the plains to Utah. Nancy Miriam Orrell was born
in England and came to Utah with her sister where she met David and they were
This link is to Ray Delos Lamoreaux information.
See Mabel's page and the Asay Ancestry page for information on Mabel.
Josue [Joshua Lamoreaux] was born 9 Jan 1739, in Colonial New York, son of Daniel
Lamoreaux and Jeanne Masse. His mother died soon after his birth. Josue moved
several times in his life, first along the Hudson River. Later, because of his Loyalist
sentiments he exiled into Canada and traveled up the St John River and settled,
finally, in Upper Canada, an area which is now Toronto.
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|My Lamoreaux Ancestry
goes from my mother, Buena Lamoreaux, through her father's line,
Ray Delos Lamoreaux, Archibald Orrell Lamoreaux, David Burlock
Lamoreaux, John McCord Lamoreaux, Joshua Lamoreaux, Daniel
Lamoreaux, Andre Lamoreaux and Suzanne deLaTour
to their parents Daniel Lamoureux and Marie Touchay,
and Daniel Delatour and Jeanne Meurail.
|I am pleased to announce that A new genealogy …
The Eighteenth Century Lamoureux Family of the Hudson Valley
by David Kendall Martin,
|New information on Andre and Suzanne !
Birth records for both Andre Lamoureux and Suzanne LaTour
have been found listing their parents and Andre's grandfather. Found in the
Registers of the French Reformed Church of Cozes,
Charente-Maritime Baptisms 1656 - 1668
John McCord Lamoreaux was born 19 July 1774 in New York , son of Josue
Lamoreaux & Elizabeth Ogden. After the American Revolutionary War John and
Abigail each went with their parents into exile in Canada. They settled in Ontario. In
1836 they moved back into the USA to Ohio and then Illinois.
|There have been several Lamoreaux Histories written.
Click here for links to them
Some that I have included here are:
“AS THE LaMOREAUX's APPROACH 300 YEARS IN AMERICA”
“A LINE OF DESCENT”
The Life Story of David Burlock Lamoreaux