× Home
×

Family Crest and History Search
House of Names
FREE SHIPPING on orders of $85 or more
An excerpt from www.HouseOfNames.com archives copyright © 2000 - 2016


Tassin Early Origins



The surname Tassin was first found in Belgium, 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 Hainault, a province in Belgium, based on the ancient county of Hainaut. Within this province the notable towns are Mons, the capital city, Charleroi, Tournai, Soignies and Thuin. In their later history the surname became a power unto themselves and were elevated to the ranks of nobility as they grew into a most influential family.

Close

Tassin Spelling Variations


Expand

Tassin Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Tasse, Taisse, Tasset, Tassin, Tasson, Tassot, Tassard, Tassart, Tassier, Tassaert, Tassié and many more.

Close

Tassin Early History


Expand

Tassin Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Tassin research. Another 135 words (10 lines of text) covering the years 1811, 1697 and 1777 are included under the topic Early Tassin History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Close

Tassin Early Notables (pre 1700)


Expand

Tassin Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 29 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Tassin Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Close

The Great Migration


Expand

The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Tassin Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Yvon Tassin, who arrived in Louisiana in 1720

Tassin Settlers in Canada in the 17th Century

  • Simon Tassin, who settled in Canada in 1642
  • Jacques Tassin, who arrived in Canada in 1642
  • Simon Tassin, aged 20, landed in Canada in 1642

Close

Contemporary Notables of the name Tassin (post 1700)


Expand

Contemporary Notables of the name Tassin (post 1700)



  • André Tassin (1902-1986), retired French footballer
  • Éloi Tassin (1912-1977), French professional road bicycle racer, winner of a stage in the 1939 and 1947 Tour de France
  • Thierry Tassin (b. 1959), Belgian racing driver

Close

Tassin Family Crest Products


Expand

Tassin Family Crest Products




Close

See Also


Expand

See Also




Close

Citations


Expand

Citations



    Other References

    1. Ingram, Rev. James. Translator Anglo-Saxon Chronicle 1823. Print.
    2. Hanks, Hodges, Mills and Room. The Oxford Names Companion. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2002. Print. (ISBN 0-19-860561-7).
    3. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
    4. Reaney P.H and R.M. Wilson. A Dictionary of English Surnames. London: Routledge, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-415-05737-X).
    5. Marcharn, Frederick George. A Constitutional History of Modern England 1485 to the Present. London: Harper and Brothers, 1960. Print.
    6. Mills, A.D. Dictionary of English Place-Names. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-19-869156-4).
    7. Crispin, M. Jackson and Leonce Mary. Falaise Roll Recording Prominent Companions of William Duke of Normandy at the Conquest of England. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    8. Bede, The Venerable. Historia Ecclesiatica Gentis Anglorum (The Ecclesiastical History Of the English People). Available through Internet Medieval Sourcebook the Fordham University Centre for Medieval Studies. Print.
    9. Humble, Richard. The Fall of Saxon England. New York: Barnes and Noble, 1975. Print. (ISBN 0-88029-987-8).
    10. Burke, Sir Bernard. Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Peerage and Baronetage, The Privy Council, Knightage and Compainonage. London: Burke Publishing, 1921. Print.
    11. ...

    The Tassin Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Tassin 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 12 December 2013 at 06:28.

    Sign Up

      


    FREE SHIPPING on orders of $85 or more
    House of Names on Facebook
    Follow Houseofnames on Twitter
    Houseofnames on Pinterest