Log in
Sign up

Louis family

There are 14,845 people with the Louis surname on MyHeritage.com
Is your surname Louis? Research Louis family
Start your family tree now
For surname Louis
Where do people with the Louis surname come from:
USA
 (48%)
France
 (14%)
Great Britain
 (6%)
Canada
 (6%)
Malaysia
 (3%)
Belgium
 (3%)
China
 (2%)
Australia
 (2%)
Philippines
 (1%)
Haiti
 (1%)
World|Europe|South America|Asia|Africa
The meaning of the name Louis:
French: from the personal name Louis, derived from a Germanic personal name (the name of the founder of the Frankish dynasty) composed of the elements hlod ‘fame’ + wig ‘war’. This is recorded in Latin chronicles as Ludovicus (see Ludwig), and Chlodovechus, which became Old French Clovis, Clouis, Louis, a name borne by many French kings.
Dictionary of American Family Names, Oxford University Press, Mar 2003
Most popular first names with surname Louis:
Adelaide Louis   Anna Louis   Anne Louis   Catherine Louis   Charles Louis   Claude Louis   Judith Louis   Marie Louis  
Family sites on MyHeritage with the last name Louis:
Louis Favre Web Site, 64 members
Louis E Heil Web Site, 45 members
PIRANI Guy Louis, 30 members
Ancestor search:
Search
A  B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K  L  M  N  O  P  Q  R  S  T  U  V  W  X  Y  Z  Other
Louis family DNA Project

There is a Louis DNA project which verifies if individuals with this last name (or similar) are related.

Learn more
Share your family tree and photos with the people you know and love
Build your family tree online
Share photos and videos
Smart Matching™ technology
Free!
Get started
 
Loading...
Loading...