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Where did the Dutch Teats family come from? What is the Dutch Teats family crest and coat of arms? When did the Teats family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Teats family history?
Spelling variations of this family name include: Taetse, Taets, Taetses, Teatse, Teats, Taetss, Taetsse, Taettse, Taet, Taste and many more.
First found in Holland, where the name became noted for its many branches in the region, each house acquiring a status and influence which was envied by the princes of the region. The name was first recorded in South Holland, a province of Holland, the most crowded province of the Netherlands. The principal cities are Rotterdam, Leyden and Shiedam. Noted is the famed castle of Teilengen where Jacqueline of Bavaria is buried. In their later history the surname became a power unto themselves and were elevated to the ranks of nobility as they grew into this most influential family.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Teats research. Another 282 words(20 lines of text) covering the years 1822 and 1856 are included under the topic Early Teats History in all our PDF Extended History products.
More information is included under the topic Early Teats Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: John Taste, who came to Virginia in 1703; Henry Teets, who settled in Philadelphia in 1769; A. H. Taste, who arrived in Baltimore in 1832; Herm. Taste, who arrived in Baltimore in 1834.
The Teats Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Teats Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.
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