Last name: LEROY

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LEROY : This last name is indexed 3,104,978 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

LEROY : French and Walloon; Flemish (also Le Roy); Breton (Le Roy): nickname from Old French rey roy ‘king’ (see Roy) with (fused) French definite article le. This may occasionally also be a habitational name from Le Roy the name of several places in various parts of France. Compare Laraway 2 and Laroy.

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