The prestigious surname Lesart comes from the region of Provence, in France. The surname Lesart is of local
origin, and is therefore a type of hereditary surname. Local
surnames are derived either from an already existing place-name or from a local feature of the geography.
Early Origins of the Lesart family
The surname Lesart was first found in Provence, where this distinguished family held a family seat
from ancient times.
Early History of the Lesart family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Lesart research.Another 198 words (14 lines of text) covering the years 1384, 1406, 1552, 1554, 1574, 1614, 1620, 1622, 1645, 1665, 1728, and 1731 are included under the topic Early Lesart History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Lesart Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Lessard, Lessart, Lessar, Lessarde, Lesart, Lesard, Lesser, Lesseir, Leser, Lezer, Lesarde, Lesar, Lezard, Lezzard, Lezart, Lezar, Lezarde, Lisart, Lizart, Sarde, Sardo and many more.
Early Notables of the Lesart family (pre 1700)
Notable amongst the names at this time was Hubert Le Sueur (c.1580-1658), a French sculptor with the contemporaneous reputation of having trained in Giambologna's Florentine workshop; Balthazard Sarde, Chief Auditor in the Audit Office in 1622; Jean Le... Another 37 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Lesart Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Lesart family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Benedick Lesseir who settled in Philadelphia in 1739; Nicholas Lesser who settled in Philadelphia in 1739; Christian Lesser who settled in Texas in 1846.