Tansill Family History

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Tansill Name Meaning

English (Worcestershire): unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Ansell, Tarbell, Mancill, Antill, Stansell, Stancill, Stanfill

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Tansill Family Origin

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Tansill Family Occupations

What did your Tansill ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Tansill family was Seamstress. Farmer, Drives A Dray and Mayor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tansill. The most common Tansill occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Tansill's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Drives A Dray

    17%
  • Mayor

    17%
  • Seamstress

    17%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Tansill ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Tansill Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Tansill. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tansill census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Tansill. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Tansill. For the veterans among your Tansill ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tansill Life Expectancy

What is the average Tansill lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2002, in the United States, Tansill life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1989, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Tansill in 1963 was 80, and 79 in 2002.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tansill

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tansill ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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