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Teibay Family History

Teibay 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: Tebay, Leiby, Tribby, Temby, Taira, Terry, Bay, Leib, Tabak, Tilly

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Where is the Teibay family from?

You can see how Teibay families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Teibay family name was found in Scotland in 1871. In 1871 there was 1 Teibay family living in Midlothian. This was 100% of all the recorded Teibay's in Scotland. Midlothian had the highest population of Teibay families in 1871.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Teibay surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Teibay ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 2 census records available for the last name Teibay. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Teibay 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Teibay. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Teibay. For the veterans among your Teibay ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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