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Where is the Tessier family from?
You can see how Tessier families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Tessier family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Tessier families were found in Canada in 1911. In 1840 there were 6 Tessier families living in Louisiana. This was about 55% of all the recorded Tessier's in the USA. Louisiana had the highest population of Tessier families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Tessier surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Tessier. 16% of Tessier men worked as a Laborer and 13% of Tessier women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Tessier were Salesman and Teacher.