Laprade Family History
Laprade Name Meaning
French (southern):: topographic name with fused feminine definite article la for someone who lived near a meadow Occitan prada (from Late Latin prata originally the plural of pratum) or a habitational name from any of numerous places called Laprade or La Prade named with this word. soldier's name from la prade ‘the meadow’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press