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Ternes Family History

Ternes Name Meaning
German: from a short form of the personal name Maternus, from Latin, ‘the maternal (i.e. motherly) one’. Compare Mattern.

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

30,897 Historical Documents with Ternes on Ancestry.com
8,108 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
743 Military Records
595 Immigration Records
4,204 Census and Voter Lists
17,247 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Ternes Families

  • Number of Ternes families
     10 - 18
     4 - 9
     1 - 3
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Ternes families
     3 - 4
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Ternes last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Ternes census records

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Ternes Family Origin

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Ternes Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Ternes

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Ternes Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Ternes census records

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Ternes Civil War Service Records

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