History of your Surname
Get access to Teiber family records.Start a 14-Day Free Trial

Teiber Family History

Teiber 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: Reiber, Treiber, Steiber, Leiber, Seiber, Teuber, Felber, Leiner

Search for a relative to learn more about your family history.

Hint: Try searching for a relative alive in 1940.

Black & white image of a young woman scientist

Where is the Teiber family from?

You can see how Teiber families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Teiber family name was found in the USA, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Teiber families were found in USA in 1920. In 1841 there were 2 Teiber families living in Perthshire. This was 100% of all the recorded Teiber's in Scotland. Perthshire had the highest population of Teiber families in 1841.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Teiber surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Teiber ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman was the top reported job for people in the USA named Teiber. 60% of Teiber men worked as a Salesman. .

View Census Data for Teiber | Data not to scale

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

United States shown, England data unavailable

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Salesman
    60%
  • New Worker
    40%
Black & white image of two construction labourers

What Teiber family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 471 census records available for the last name Teiber. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Teiber census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search Australian census records for Teiber

Passenger Lists

There are 286 immigration records available for the last name Teiber. 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.

View all Teiber immigration records

Draft Cards

There are 86 military records available for the last name Teiber. For the veterans among your Teiber ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Teiber military records

You've only scratched the surface of Teiber family history

Discover More

What is the average Teiber lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Teiber life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Teiber in 1945 was 32, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Teiber

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in the Teiber family tree

Explore Your Tree

Browse profiles of historical people with the Teiber last name

Search for another surname
Enter last name/surname
Start a 14-Day Free Trial