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Spelling variations of this family name include: Tischer, Tischle, Tischler, Tisler, Tisle, Tishler, Tishle, Tisher, Tischel, Tishel and many more.
First found in Silesia, where the name was closely identified in early mediaeval times with the feudal society which would become prominent throughout European history. Chronicles first mention Nicolaus Tischer of Liegnitz, Silesia, in 1372, and Hensl Tischer of Iglau, Bohemia, in 1359.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Tishel research. Another 186 words (13 lines of text) covering the years 1359 and 1577 are included under the topic Early Tishel History in all our PDF Extended History products.
Another 23 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Tishel Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Johann Christian Tischer, who came to Philadelphia in 1764; and Heinrich Tischler, who came to Texas with his wife and two children in 1857.
The Tishel Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Tishel 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.
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