Nasser History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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The Nasser name is habitational, derived from any of several places called Nesse in Oldenburg and Friesland.
Early Origins of the Nasser family
The surname Nasser was first found in Holland, where the name became noted for its many branches in the region, each house acquiring a status and influence which was envied by the princes of the region. The name was first recorded in South Holland, a province of Holland, the most crowded province of the Netherlands. The principal cities are Rotterdam, Leyden and Shiedam. Noted is the famed castle of Teilengen where Jacqueline of Bavaria is buried. In their later history the surname became a power unto themselves and were elevated to the ranks of nobility as they grew into this most influential family.
Important Dates for the Nasser family
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Nasser Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Ness, Nes, Nesser, Nesse, Nessen, Nessel, Nest, Nesh, Neste, Netz, Nas, Nass, Nos, Noss and many more.
Early Notables of the Nasser family (pre 1700)
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Nasser migration to the United States
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Nasser Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
- Hans Georg Nasser, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1752 
Nasser Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Felix Nasser, who arrived in Texas in 1845 
- John Nasser, who landed in Allegany (Allegheny) County, Pennsylvania in 1852 
Nasser Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
- George John Nasser, who landed in Mississippi in 1902 
Contemporary Notables of the name Nasser (post 1700)
- Lyle Nasser, American politician, Representative from Colorado 1st District, 2000 
- Joseph J. Nasser, American Republican politician, Mayor of Corning, New York, 1960-66 
- Alice Nasser, American politician, Delegate to New Hampshire State Constitutional Convention from Concord 5th Ward, 1948 
- Hanna Nasser, the mayor of Bethlehem from 1997 to 2005
- Musbah bint Nasser (b. 1884), the first queen consort of Jordan
- Farah Nasser, Canadian journalist with CablePulse24 as of February 22, 2010
- Kamal Nasser (1925-1973), Palestinian PLO political leader, writer and poet
- Gamal Abdal Nasser (1918-1970), Egyptian army officer who was Prime Minister (1954–56) and President (1956–70) of Egypt
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- ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, November 12) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html