Lafrance Family History
Lafrance Name Meaning
French: habitational name with fused feminine definite article la given to someone from France (see France ) or from Île-de-France (i.e. from a region centered on Paris) and perhaps also to someone from any of several places in various parts of France named La France. French: from la France ‘France’ (also denoting Île-de-France; see 1 above) used as a soldier's name. Haitian and Mauritian: from the personal name or nickname Lafrance which has the same meaning as 2 above.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press