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Teib Family History

Teib 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: Leib, Teig, Geib, Eib, Seib, Steib, Wei, Reis, Stein, Mei

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Where is the Teib family from?

You can see how Teib families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Teib family name was found in the USA, and Scotland between 1841 and 1920. The most Teib families were found in Scotland in 1841. In 1841 there were 3 Teib families living in East Lothian. This was 100% of all the recorded Teib's in Scotland. East Lothian had the highest population of Teib families in 1841.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Teib surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Teib ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Teib ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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Census Records

There are 33 census records available for the last name Teib. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Teib 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 12 immigration records available for the last name Teib. 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 5 military records available for the last name Teib. For the veterans among your Teib ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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