Lambert Hotman (~1445-1514)
Lambert was born about 1445 at Emmerich, in the Duchy of Cleves. He was a Burgher who came with Engelbert of Cleves, Count of Nevers to France. This happened perhaps when Engelbert became Count of Nevers and Eu in 1491. Lambert settled in Paris sometime after 1470. He married three times, and had fourteen children.
He died Dec 24, 1514 in Paris, was buried there in the Church of the Innocents.
One of his children by his last marriage was Pierre Hotman.
- Dictionnaire genealogique des familles du Quebec, Rene Jette. Les Presses de l'Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Canada (1983). Page 418, "Fevrier, Christophe", the ascendence of his second wife Marie Martin to Francis Hotman and beyond is given at the end of his article.