Tesser Family History
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Tesser Name Meaning
Dutch and North German: occupational name for a joiner, from an agent derivative of Middle Dutch tesch ‘table’ (compare German Tescher, Tischler). Dutch and North German: from an agent derivative of Middle Low German tasche ‘purse’ (compare German Taschner). Dutch: occupational name for a weaver, from French Tessier. Jewish: unexplained.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Messer, Lesser, Nesser, Tessler, Esser, Tester, Besser, Weisser