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Teevens Family History

Teevens Surname Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Keeven, Stevens, Reeves, Levens, Trevena, Lievens, Teeters, Beevers

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Where is the Teevens family from?

You can see how Teevens families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Teevens family name was found in the USA, and the UK between 1880 and 1920. The most Teevens families were found in USA in 1880. In 1891 there were 4 Teevens families living in Cheshire. This was about 50% of all the recorded Teevens's in United Kingdom. Cheshire and 1 other county had the highest population of Teevens families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Teevens surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Teevens ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the Canada named Teevens. 100% of Teevens men worked as a Farmer. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

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Top Male Occupations In 1921

  • Farmer
    100%
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What Teevens family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 633 census records available for the last name Teevens. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Teevens census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 44 immigration records available for the last name Teevens. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 62 military records available for the last name Teevens. For the veterans among your Teevens ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Teevens lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2003, in the United States, Teevens life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Teevens in 1962 was 77, and 73 in 2003.

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