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Teer Family History

Teer Name Meaning
English: probably a variant spelling of Tear.Perhaps also a reduced form of Irish McTeer.Americanized spelling of German Thier or Dier.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

62,057 Historical Documents with Teer on Ancestry.com
13,310 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
4,588 Military Records
901 Immigration Records
8,056 Census and Voter Lists
35,202 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Teer Families

  • Number of Teer families
     14 - 25
     5 - 13
     1 - 4
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Teer families
     22 - 42
     8 - 21
     1 - 7
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Teer families
     4 - 6
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Teer census records

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Census records can tell you little-known facts about your ancestors such as birthplace, occupation and value of personal estate.

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Teer Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Teer families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival, and destination.

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Teer Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Teer families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Teer

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Teer Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Teer census records

Census records can offer a lot of little known facts about your Teer ancestors, such as occupation.

Occupation can tell you about your ancestors' social status and economic status.

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Teer Civil War Service Records

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You can find out if your ancestors came primarily from the North of the South.

Military records can tell you an ancestor's birthplace, occupation, and even physical description.

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