The Périgord region of France is the ancient homeland of this noble name.
The surname Tixier was first found in Périgord, where this eminent family held a
since ancient times.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Tixier 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 Tixier History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
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.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Charles Tessier settled in New York State in 1775; Jean Tessier settled in New York State in 1775; Auguste Tessier, aged 26; settled in New Orleans in 1821.