Home

Digital Products

Prints

Apparel

Home & Barware

Gifts


Customer Service



Mosher History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms



Early Origins of the Mosher family


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.

Early History of the Mosher family


This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Mosher research.
Another 195 words (14 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.

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.

Early Notables of the Mosher family (pre 1700)


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

Migration of the Mosher family to the New World and Oceana


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

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.)

Historic Events for the Mosher family



Halifax Explosion

  • Ms. Florence Mosher (1891-1917), Canadian resident from Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada who died in the explosion [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 explosion [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 explosion [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

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.

Mosher Family Crest Products



See Also



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

Sign Up