Teaford Family History

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Teaford Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Tiefert or Tiffert, variants of Tief (see Teaff), or possibly an Americanized spelling of Differt, a habitational name from Differeden, Saarland.

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

Similar surnames: Gepford, Telford, Seaford, Tedford, Rexford, Sifford, Mefford

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Teaford Family Origin

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Teaford Family Occupations

What did your Teaford ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Teaford occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Teaford's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Miller were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Teaford. A less common occupation for the Teaford family was Baggage Master.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Miller

  • Baggage Master


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

Teaford Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Teaford. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Teaford 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 204 immigration records available for the last name Teaford. 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 611 military records available for the last name Teaford. For the veterans among your Teaford ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Teaford Life Expectancy

What is the average Teaford lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Teaford life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Teaford in 1955 was 38, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Teaford

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Teaford 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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