The surname Heselen was first found in Mecklenburg, where the name contributed greatly to the development of an emerging nation, and would later play a large role in the tribal and national conflicts of the area. Over time, the family name branched into other houses, where their influence continued to be felt because of the important role they played in the
social and political affairs.
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Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Johannes Haesler, who was recorded in Halifax, Nova Scotia in 1782; Abraham Hessler and his wife Anna Mary, who were in New York city in 1743; Anthony Haessler, who was naturalized in Ohio in 1838.