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Tijerina Family History

Tijerina Name Meaning
Spanish (mainly Mexico): probably a derivative of tijera ‘scissors’ (Latin tonsoria), a metonymic occupational name for a maker or seller of scissors or for a user of scissors, i.e. a tailor.

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

47,633 Historical Documents with Tijerina on Ancestry.com
30,871 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
834 Military Records
3,671 Immigration Records
2,632 Census and Voter Lists
9,625 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Tijerina Families

  • Number of Tijerina families
     29 - 56
     10 - 28
     1 - 9
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
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    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Tijerina Family Origin

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Tijerina Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Tijerina

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Tijerina Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Tijerina census records

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Tijerina Civil War Service Records

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