Tebay Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Tebay in Cumbria. Respelling of German Tiebe, from a short form of several names formed with theod ‘people’ as the first element. Compare Diebel, Tebbe.

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


Similar surnames: Terry, Bay, Lemay, Delay, Tea, Tay, Tobar, Teal, Tobey, Teran

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Tebay Family Origin

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Tebay Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Keeping House

    29%
  • Carpenter

    14%
  • Coal Miner

    14%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tebay. A less common occupation for the Tebay family was Coal Miner. The most common Tebay occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Tebay's were Farmers.

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Tebay Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1965 and 2004, Tebay life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Tebay in 1965 was 73, and 91 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tebay

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