Linsin, John Hancock Insurance Company, Lautz Brothers & Co., Le Boutillier Brothers, Morse Soap Works, Murray & Lanman’s Florida Water, Gold Medal Sewing Machine Co., New Home Sewing Machine Co., Niagara Starch Works, 'Wesp, Lautz Brothers & Co., Reynolds Brothers Fine Shoes, Sachs-Pruden & Co., Stimson’s Sudsena Washing Powder, The Boston Hat and Fur Store, The Gouverneur Machine Company, The Mayer Company, The New York Tea Co., Buffalo, New York , W. All of these works of art have been created by prominent and established artists, (painters, illustrators, and printmakers).
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These works of art date from the Renaissance period to the contemporary art period. The artist biographies, research and or information pertaining to all the original works of art posted on our pages has been written and designed by Greg & Connie Peters exclusively for our site, (
In early English history, 7 distinct clans of Lathams emerged and could be found in the following counties: Lancaster, which was Sir Dunnings direct decendants; York, Somerset, Chester, Essex, Worchester, Cambridge and in London. By family tradition the English Husseys were Normans, earlier Danes, and prior to that, Scandinavians who had invaded northern France and, settling there, adapted to French language and customs. October 01, 1808, Arlington Plantation, Alexandra, Fairfax Co.
Over the years the Latham family has been very prolific, and many of them produced very large families indeed! According to Stapleton's "Rotulli Scaccarii Normanniae," Osbert de Hozu, who was living in England in 1180, was so named for le Hozu, a fief in the parish of Grand Quevilly near Rouen, France.
The most common of these are: Latham, Lathem, Lathim, Lathom, Lathome, Lathum, Laytham, Leatham, Leathom, Leetham, Leethem, Lethem, and Lethom.
(The probable reason for these various spellings is the fact that so many of our early ancestors could neither read nor write.
The average sized Latham family has been between 7 to 10 children. ***************************************************************** Note: Sir Henry Hussey is reportedly to be the father of Alice Hussey who married our Sir John Dalton 1st, born before 1300 in Lancashire Co. Adella Whitney Olney, a genealogist of Niland, California, suggests that the name may be derived from Heusse in the department of La Manche, France.
Early families have been founded both by landed gentry and by the lower landless classes referred to as yeoman. Child of DUNNING DE LATHAM and MARIGARD ESSEX is: i. July 04, 1073, Chapelry of Lathom, Lancaster, England; d. She married SIR ROBERT DALTON, son of SIR RICHARD DALTON II and MISS LAWRENCE. 1279 in Byspham, Lancashire Co, England, and died Abt. In an old account of the Hussey family the name is said to have been Touasi de Hosa. She was born October 1773 in Shirley Plantation, James River Co.
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For speciality collectors (Art of the Print / provides directories that contain listings for different art categories ranging from the Renaissance period to our contemporary art period.
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