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Tessier History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms



The Périgord region of France is the ancient homeland of this noble name.

Early Origins of the Tessier family


The surname Tessier was first found in Périgord, where this eminent family held a family seat since ancient times.

Early History of the Tessier family


This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Tessier research.
Another 417 words (30 lines of text) covering the years 1130, 1247, 1447, 1599, 1634, 1667, 1668, 1715, 1706, 1751, 1768, 1773, 1789, 1255, 1325 and 1447 are included under the topic Early Tessier History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Tessier Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: Tessieres, Teyssières, Teissière, Tessier, Tessiere, Tesieres, Tesierres, Tesier, Les Teyssieres, La Teissiere, La Tesiere, Tissier, Le Tissier, Letessier, Tisserand, Tesserand, Tessereau, Tissot and many more.

Early Notables of the Tessier family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the Tessier family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Tessier Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Charles Tessier, who settled in New York State in 1775
  • Jean Tessier, who settled in New York State in 1775
  • J. B. Tessier, aged 35, settled in New York State in 1775
  • Charles Tessier, who landed in New York in 1798 [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)
  • Jean Tessier, who landed in New York in 1798 [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)

Tessier Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Auguste Tessier, aged 26, settled in New Orleans in 1821
  • Mrs. C. Tessier, who settled in San Francisco in 1850

Tessier Settlers in Canada in the 17th Century

  • Urbain Tessier, who landed in Montreal in 1648
  • Pierre Tessier, who landed in Montreal in 1662
  • Jacquette Tessier, who arrived in Quebec in 1664
  • Jacques Tessier, who landed in Canada in 1666
  • Pierre Tessier, who arrived in Acadia in 1688

Tessier Settlers in Canada in the 18th Century

  • Eliza Tessier, who arrived in Nova Scotia in 1750

Contemporary Notables of the name Tessier (post 1700)


  • Thomas Tessier (b. 1947), American author of horror novels and short stories
  • Robert W Tessier (1934-1990), American actor and stuntman
  • Paul Tessier (1917-2008), French surgeon, "father of modern craniofacial surgery"
  • Emilie de Tessier (b. 1850), French cartoonist who worked under the pseudonym Marie Duval
  • Ulric-Joseph Tessier (1817-1892), Canadian lawyer, judge, and politician from Quebec, member of the Senate of Canada
  • Orval Tessier (b. 1933), retired Canadian professional NHL ice hockey player, recipient of the Jack Adams Trophy (1982)
  • Jules Tessier QC (1852-1934), Canadian lawyer and politician from Quebec, Speaker of the Legislative Assembly
  • Joseph-Adolphe Tessier (1861-1928), Canadian politician from Quebec, Mayor of Trois-Rivières (1913 to 1921)
  • François-Xavier Tessier (1799-1835), Canadian doctor, publisher and political figure in Lower Canada
  • Dan Tessier (b. 1979), Canadian retired professional ice hockey player
  • ... (Another 3 notables are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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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)

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