× 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


The noble surname Tendre is of French descent, and is nickname in origin as it is derived from a personal or physical characteristic of the original bearer. The name Tendre is derived from the French word "tendre" which means "delicate" or "tender." Thus, the original bearer of the Tendre surname was someone who had suffered from bad health and was not strong.

Tendre Early Origins



The surname Tendre was first found in the southern region of Provence, where the family held many lands and estates throughout the Middle Ages.

Close

Tendre Spelling Variations


Expand

Tendre Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Letendre, Le Tendre, LaTendre, Tendre and others.

Close

Tendre Early History


Expand

Tendre Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Tendre research. Another 139 words (10 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Tendre History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Close

Tendre Early Notables (pre 1700)


Expand

Tendre Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Tendre 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 or some of its variants were: Pierrre Letendre who arrived in Sorel, Quebec in 1665; Thomas LeTendre who settled in Montreal in 1699; and Conrad Tendre who settled in New York City in 1846..

Close

Tendre Family Crest Products


Expand

Tendre Family Crest Products




Close

See Also


Expand

See Also




Close

Citations


Expand

Citations



    Other References

    1. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
    2. de la Porte, A. Tresor Heraldique. Paris: F. Casterman, 1864. Print.
    3. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
    4. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    5. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
    6. De Ville, Winston. Gulf Coast Colonials, A Compendium of French Families in Early Eighteenth Century Louisiana. Baltimore, MD: Clearfield, 1999. Print.
    7. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    8. Guérard, Albert Léon. France: a Modern History. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1959. Print.
    9. Bentley, Elizabeth P. Passenger Arrivals at the Port of New York 1820-1829. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1999. Print.
    10. Filby, P. William and Mary K Meyer. Passenger and Immigration Lists Index in Four Volumes. Detroit: Gale Research, 1985. Print. (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8).
    11. ...

    The Tendre Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Tendre 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 4 March 2014 at 11:42.

    Sign Up

      


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