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Mosher Early Origins



The surname Mosher was first found in Burgundy (French: Bourgogne), an administrative and historical region of east-central France where the family has been traced from ancient times.

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Mosher Spelling Variations


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Mosher Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Mouchet, Mouchets, Moucher, Mouchers, Mouchait, Mouchaits, Mouchai, Mouchais, Mouchez, Mouchay, Mouchey, Muchet, Muchets, Mucher, Mouchey, Mouchy, Muchers, Muchait, Muchaits, Muchai, Muchais, Muchez, Muchay, Muchey, de Mouchet, du Mouchet and many more.

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Mosher Early History


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Mosher Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Mosher research. Another 268 words (19 lines of text) covering the years 1300, 1431, 1559, 1564, and 1574 are included under the topic Early Mosher History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Mosher Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Mosher Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Mosher Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Mosher Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • Peter Mosher, who arrived in Virginia in 1665 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Mosher Settlers in Canada in the 18th Century

  • James Mosher, who landed in Nova Scotia in 1761
  • Mr. Lewis Mosher U.E. who settled in Eastern District [Cornwall], Ontario c. 1784 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Rubincam, Milton. The Old United Empire Loyalists List. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc, 1976. (Originally published as; United Empire Loyalists. The Centennial of the Settlement of Upper Canada. Rose Publishing Company, 1885.) ISBN 0-8063-0331-X
  • Corpl. Nicholas Mosher U.E. who settled in Eastern District [Cornwall], Ontario c. 1784 he served in the Loyal Rangers [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Rubincam, Milton. The Old United Empire Loyalists List. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc, 1976. (Originally published as; United Empire Loyalists. The Centennial of the Settlement of Upper Canada. Rose Publishing Company, 1885.) ISBN 0-8063-0331-X
  • Mr. Lewis Mosher U.E., (Mosier, Mosure) who settled in Augusta, Ontario c. 1784 he served in the Loyal Rangers [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Rubincam, Milton. The Old United Empire Loyalists List. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc, 1976. (Originally published as; United Empire Loyalists. The Centennial of the Settlement of Upper Canada. Rose Publishing Company, 1885.) ISBN 0-8063-0331-X

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Contemporary Notables of the name Mosher (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Mosher (post 1700)



  • Howard Frank Mosher (1942-2017), American author, best known for his 1978 novel, Where the Rivers Flow North
  • Eliza Maria Mosher (1846-1928), American physician and educator
  • Lafayette F. Mosher (1824-1894), American politician and judge in Oregon
  • Louis C. Mosher (1840-1958), Second Lieutenant in the United States Army, Medal of Honor recipient
  • Harry Stone Mosher (1915-2001), American chemist and the discoverer of Mosher's acid
  • George B. Mosher, American politician, Member of New York State Assembly from Albany County 4th District, 1872-73 [3]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, November 24) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Edwin B. Mosher, American Democrat politician, Candidate for New York State Senate 42nd District, 1926 [3]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, November 24) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Donald J. Mosher, American Democrat politician, Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1996; Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1996 [3]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, November 24) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Chuck Mosher, American politician, Mayor of Bellevue, Washington, 2001 [3]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, November 24) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Charles Adams Mosher (1906-1984), American Republican politician, Delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1948; Member of Ohio State Senate, 1951-60; U.S. Representative from Ohio 13th District, 1961-77 [3]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, November 24) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • ... (Another 27 notables are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Mosher Historic Events


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Mosher Historic Events




Halifax Explosion

  • Ms. Florence Mosher (1891-1917), Canadian resident from Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada who died in the Halifax Explosion on 6th December 1917 [4]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Halifax Explosion Book of Remembrance | Maritime Museum of the Atlantic. (Retrieved 2014, June 23) . Retrieved from https://maritimemuseum.novascotia.ca/what-see-do/halifax-explosion/halifax-explosion-book-remembrance
  • Mr. Clifford Richard  Mosher (1895-1917), Canadian resident from Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada who died in the Halifax Explosion on 6th December 1917 [4]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Halifax Explosion Book of Remembrance | Maritime Museum of the Atlantic. (Retrieved 2014, June 23) . Retrieved from https://maritimemuseum.novascotia.ca/what-see-do/halifax-explosion/halifax-explosion-book-remembrance
  • Mr. Wilfred Leonard  Mosher (1899-1917), Canadian resident from Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada who died in the Halifax Explosion on 6th December 1917 [4]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Halifax Explosion Book of Remembrance | Maritime Museum of the Atlantic. (Retrieved 2014, June 23) . Retrieved from https://maritimemuseum.novascotia.ca/what-see-do/halifax-explosion/halifax-explosion-book-remembrance

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Suggested Readings for the name Mosher


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Suggested Readings for the name Mosher



  • Descendants of Hugh Mosher and Rebecca Maxson through Seven Generations by Mildred Mosher Chamberlain.
  • The Life Saga and Stories of Harvey, Cisler, Gerstenberger, Mosher, and Some Related Lines by Lois Gerstenberger Harvey.

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Citations


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Citations



  1. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  2. ^ Rubincam, Milton. The Old United Empire Loyalists List. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc, 1976. (Originally published as; United Empire Loyalists. The Centennial of the Settlement of Upper Canada. Rose Publishing Company, 1885.) ISBN 0-8063-0331-X
  3. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, November 24) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  4. ^ Halifax Explosion Book of Remembrance | Maritime Museum of the Atlantic. (Retrieved 2014, June 23) . Retrieved from https://maritimemuseum.novascotia.ca/what-see-do/halifax-explosion/halifax-explosion-book-remembrance

Other References

  1. de la Porte, A. Tresor Heraldique. Paris: F. Casterman, 1864. Print.
  2. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  3. Guérard, Albert Léon. France: a Modern History. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1959. Print.
  4. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
  5. Rupp, Daniel L. A Collection of Upwards of Thirty Thousand Names of German, Swiss, Dutch, French and Other Immigrants to Pennsylvania from 1727 to 1776. Baltimore. Print.
  6. De Ville, Winston. Gulf Coast Colonials, A Compendium of French Families in Early Eighteenth Century Louisiana. Baltimore, MD: Clearfield, 1999. Print.
  7. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
  8. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
  9. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
  10. D'Hozier Charles. Armorial Général de France. Paris: Dillon, 1875. Print.
  11. ...

The Mosher Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Mosher Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

This page was last modified on 29 November 2017 at 20:47.

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