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Teeves Family History

Teeves 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: Reeves, Teves, Steeves, Terres, Nieves, Keeven, Neves, Reeve, Neaves

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Where is the Teeves family from?

You can see how Teeves families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Teeves family name was found in the USA, and the UK between 1880 and 1891. The most Teeves families were found in United Kingdom in 1891. In 1891 there were 6 Teeves families living in Middlesex. This was about 86% of all the recorded Teeves's in United Kingdom. Middlesex had the highest population of Teeves families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Teeves surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Teeves ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the United Kingdom named Teeves. 100% of Teeves women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. .

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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.

Top Female Occupations In 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
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Census Records

There are 127 census records available for the last name Teeves. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Teeves 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 3 immigration records available for the last name Teeves. 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 6 military records available for the last name Teeves. For the veterans among your Teeves ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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