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Early Origins of the Bessette family


The surname Bessette was first found in Forez, a former province of France, now part of the modern Loire département, the Haute-Loire and Puy-de-Dôme départements, where the family held a family seat from very early times.

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Early History of the Bessette family

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Early History of the Bessette family


This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Bessette research.
Another 577 words (41 lines of text) covering the years 1447, 1470, 1520, 1549, 1609, 1690, 1657, 1746, 1759, 1600, 1612, 1673, 1639, 1645, 1715 and 1675 are included under the topic Early Bessette History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Bessette Spelling Variations

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Bessette Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: Besset, Bessez, Besser, Bessey, Bessé, Bessée, Bezet, Bezez, Bezer, Bezé, Bezée, Bessait, Bessais, Bessaie, Bessaies, Bezait, Bezais, Bezaie, Bezaies, Du Besset, Du Bessez, Du Besser, Du Bessé, Du Bezet, Du Bezez, Du Bezer, Du Bezé, Du Bessait, Du Bessais, Du Bessaie, Du Bessaies, Du Bezait, Du Bezais, Du Bezaie, Du Bezaies, De Besseto, Bessette and many more.

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Early Notables of the Bessette family (pre 1700)

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Early Notables of the Bessette family (pre 1700)


Quelques membres notables appartenaient à cette famille. Parmi eux, on trouve Claude Du Besset, Lord of Besset during the 1600's; François Byssot de la Rivière (1612-1673), French settler to New France before 1639, he...
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Migration of the Bessette family to the New World and Oceana

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Migration of the Bessette family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Bessette Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Nellie M. Bessette, aged 35, who landed in America, in 1912
  • Celine Bessette, aged 23, who settled in America from Bordeaux, France, in 1917
  • Jean Casimir Bessette, aged 31, who emigrated to the United States from Bordeaux, France, in 1917
  • Mary Bessette, aged 48, who settled in New York, in 1921
  • Tony Bessette, aged 21, who settled in America, in 1923

Bessette Settlers in Canada in the 20th Century

  • Jose Ezeor Bessette, aged 40, who emigrated to Montreal, Canada, in 1914
  • Louis Bessette, aged 36, who settled in Montreal, Canada, in 1924
  • Marie Bessette, aged 37, who emigrated to Montreal, Canada, in 1924

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Contemporary Notables of the name Bessette (post 1700)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Bessette (post 1700)


  • Carolyn Bessette (1966-1999), American fashion publicist, best known as the wife of John F. Kennedy Jr
  • Gérard Bessette (1920-2005), French Canadian writer
  • Lyne Bessette (b. 1975), Canadian professional bicycle racer from
  • André "Blessed Brother Andre" Bessette (1845-1937), Canadian Holy Cross Brother credited with thousands of reported miraculous healings, canonized in 2010
  • Russell William Bessette, Dentist and Associate Professor, School of Dentistry, State University of New York, Buffalo

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Historic Events for the Bessette family

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Historic Events for the Bessette family



RMS Titanic

  • Miss Amelia Mayo "Nellie" Bessette, aged 39, American First Class passenger from New York City, New York who sailed aboard the RMS Titanic and survived the sinking escaping in life boat 8 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Titanic Passenger List - Titanic Facts. (Retrieved 2016, July 13) . Retrieved from http://www.titanicfacts.net/titanic-passenger-list.html

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  1. ^ Titanic Passenger List - Titanic Facts. (Retrieved 2016, July 13) . Retrieved from http://www.titanicfacts.net/titanic-passenger-list.html

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