Busser History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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The French name Busser has a history dating as far back as the Middle Ages. This history is intrinsically entwined with that region known as Normandy, for it was derived from when the Busser family lived in Normandy, at Bussy-Le-Grand.
Early Origins of the Busser family
The surname Busser was first found in Normandy (French: Normandie), the former Duchy of Normandy, where the family held a family seat from ancient times.
Important Dates for the Busser family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Busser research. Another 255 words (18 lines of text) covering the years 1166, 1180, 1174, 1228, 1370, 1670, 1549, 1579, 1618, 1693, 1794 and 1882 are included under the topic Early Busser History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Busser Spelling Variations
There were a great number of spelling variations in French surnames. One reason for this was the wide variety of cultural influences present in France during the early development of the French language. The many spelling variations of the name include Bussy, Bussie, Bussies, le Bussy, de Bussy, Bussi, Boussy, Boussie, Boussies, Boussi, de Boussi, Bousset, Boussey, de Boussey, Boucey, de Boucey, Bousser, Bussey, Busser, Bucy, Bushee and many more.
Early Notables of the Busser family (pre 1700)
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Busser migration to the United States
In 1643, 109 years after the first landings by Cartier, there were only about 300 people in Quebec. Migration was slow. The fur trade attracted migrants, both noble and commoner. By 1675, there were 7000 French in Quebec. By the same year the French Acadian presence in the Maritimes had reached 500. The French founded Lower Canada, thus becoming one of the two great founding nations of Canada. The family name Busser has made many distinguished contributions in France and New France to the world of science, culture, religion, and education. Amongst the settlers in North America with this distinguished name Busser were
Busser Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
- Heinrich Busser, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1771 
- Henrich Wilhelm Busser, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1773 
Busser Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- John Busser, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1807 
- John Baptist Busser, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1807 
- Baptist Busser, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1807 
- Johan H Busser, aged 33, who landed in Missouri in 1840 
- Alois Busser, who landed in Texas in 1844 
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Contemporary Notables of the name Busser (post 1700)
- William F. Busser, American politician, U.S. Vice Consul in Buenos Aires, 1938-40 
- Ralph Cox Busser (b. 1875), American politician, U.S. Consul in Erfurt, 1909-13; Trieste, 1913-17, 1919-20; Bergen, 1917-19; Corunna, 1920-22; Plymouth, 1922-24; Cardiff, 1926-29; Leipzig, 1931-32 
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