The surname Teats was 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.
Important Dates for the Teats family
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Teats Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Taetse, Taets, Taetses, Teatse, Teats, Taetss, Taetsse, Taettse, Taet, Taste and many more.
Early Notables of the Teats family (pre 1700)
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Teats migration to Canada
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Teats Settlers in Canada in the 19th Century
George Teats, who arrived in Ontario in 1871
Contemporary Notables of the name Teats (post 1700)
Philip Teats, American politician, Member of New York State Assembly from Greene County, 1843