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Teston Family History

Teston Name Meaning
Asturian-Leonese (Testón): nickname from Asturian-Leonese testón ‘headstrong’, ‘stubborn’, ‘obstinate’.French and Occitan: nickname from a diminutive of Old French teste ‘head’ (see Testa).

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

18,385 Historical Documents with Teston on Ancestry.com
4,684 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
681 Military Records
258 Immigration Records
2,766 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Teston Families

  • Number of Teston families
     18 - 34
     7 - 17
     1 - 6
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Teston families
     7 - 11
     3 - 6
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Teston last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Teston census records

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Teston Family Origin

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Teston Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Teston

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Teston Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Teston census records

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Teston Civil War Service Records

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