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Origin of last name Demarteau, country of origin: ItaliaNobility: Nobles
would like to mention: Jean, knight, flourishing in 1439; Louis, between six hundred knights with which, in 1471, Philip I of Croÿ, Governor of Luxembourg and Ligny, defeated the king of France; Jean Charles Knight, who distinguished himself in the Battle of Guinegatte, in 1479, under the banners of Count Charles de Croÿ-Chimay (1455-1527); Simon, jurisconsult, flourishing in Liège, in 1512; Pierre, landowner in Wallonia, living in 1536; Francois, doctor in "utroque jure", flourishing in Liège, in 1541; Gerard, landowner in Wallonia, flourishing in 1561; Charles, militiaman, living in Liège, in 1587; D. George, canon, theologian and apostolic commissioner, flourishing in 1604; Pierre, notary, flourishing in Liège, in 1627; Philippe, notary, living in France, in 1636; Guillaume, landowner in Wallonia, living in 1685; Camille, distinguished doctor of law, flourishing in Liège, in 1731. Not many families, even among the oldest, can boast a so valuable noble origin, the descendants of which, quite rightly, can be proud. Family names so old, without any doubt honor not only families but also the city that welcomed them; seems to be, in fact, very worthy living members of this family which, with much decorum, carry this noble surname, which has had several illustrious persons.
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