Laforest meaning | Last name Laforest origin

Following is the meaning of Laforest surname. Family name Laforest is generally added after the name or middle name so also called last name.

Family Name / Last Name: Laforest No. of characters: 8 Origin: France 

Meaning: Means the person who lives near the forest or that is from a place called the Forest. They are found especially in Laforêt Saône-et-Loire and the Loire. As for Laforest, it is in the Creuse they are most numerous. Varientes: LAFORETS (07, 76), Laforez (80).

Laforest is used as a family name or surname in France languages. Laforest has 8 characters long in length.

Laforest is common in France country(ies).

Laforest is ranked 39416 in our list.

There are about 1822 people in US who wears Laforest as surname and ranked 14898 in US Census Bureau. In 2000 census, the last name was found in around 6.8 per 1 million , used in more than 1 hispanic race.

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LaForest is quite popular last name mostly concentrated in Haiti which signifies that it is originated from Haiti. Around 12429 people have been found who wears LaForest as their family name. LaForest is used widely across the globe. More detailed information can be found below: Countries with very very low frequency i.e., 1 - 10: 3 Venezuela 15,956 3 Dominican Republic 4,096 2 Jamaica 4,231 2 China 20,595 2 Hong Kong 9,185 2 Puerto Rico 5,726 2 Portugal 14,521 2 Mexico 40,256 2 Japan 18,625 1 Panama 9,591 1 Ireland 31,207 1 Democratic Republic of The Congo 7,340 1 South Africa 107,212 1 Chile 34,581 1 Bermuda 2,374 1 Madagascar 2,935 Countries with very low frequency i.e., 10 - 50: 27 Switzerland 36,547 22 England 126,462 12 Spain 91,381 Countries with low frequency i.e., 50 - 100:

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. Comments : The origin of the name is French etymology comes from the agglutination of the prefix and the former French forest means forest this place name indicates the location of the ancestral home. - Carina Cates  The origin of the name is French etymology comes from the agglutination of the prefix and the former French forest means forest this place name indicates the location of the ancestral home. - Estefana Zingaro Celebrities having Laforest surname
Edmond Laforest Poet
Jayme Laforest Screenwriter
Jean-Yves Laforest Member of the Canadian House of Commons
Pete Laforest Baseball player
Pete Laforest Baseball player

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