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Tesley Family History

Tesley Name Meaning

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

788 Historical Documents with Tesley on Ancestry
256 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
18 Military Records
26 Immigration Records
234 Census and Voter Lists
254 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Tesley Families

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

Tesley census records

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Tesley Family Origin

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Tesley Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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

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Average Life Expectancy for Tesley

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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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Tesley Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Tesley census records

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Military Service by Tesley

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