Visscher is a Dutch occupational surname. Visscher is an archaic spelling of Dutch visser meaning "fisherman".Visscher at the Database of Surnames in The Netherlands. Varianta are Visschers and De Visscher. The latter form is now most common in East Flanders.https://familienaam.be/De_Visscher De Vischer at familienaam.be Notable people with the surname include:
Roemer Visscher (1547â€“1620), merchant and writer from Amsterdam
Anna Visscher (1584â€“1651), Dutch artist, poet, and translator, daughter of Roemer
Maria Tesselschade Visscher (1594â€“1649), Dutch poet, and engraver, daughter of Roemer
Claes Jansz. Visscher (1587â€“1652), engraver and publisher from Amsterdam
Nicolaes Visscher I (1618â€“1679), his son, Dutch cartographer and publisher
Nicolaes Visscher II (1649â€“1702), his son, Dutch cartographer and publisher
Frans Jacobszoon Visscher (fl.1623â€“1645), Dutch mariner and explorer; variants of his first name include Franchoijs or Franchoys etc; his middle name is sometimes abbreviated "Jacobsz."