Tecklenburg Family History

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Tecklenburg Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place so called in North Rhine-Westphalia.

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


Similar surnames: Mecklenburg, Hackenburg, Tinklenberg, Eschenburg, Dillenburg

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Tecklenburg Family Origin

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Tecklenburg Family Occupations

What did your Tecklenburg ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Tecklenburg occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Tecklenburg's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Tecklenburg family was Hotel Keeper. Farmer, Boot & Shoemaker and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tecklenburg.

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Boot & Shoemaker

    13%
  • Grocer

    13%
  • Hotel Keeper

    13%

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

Tecklenburg Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Tecklenburg. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tecklenburg 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 Tecklenburg. 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 Tecklenburg. For the veterans among your Tecklenburg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tecklenburg Life Expectancy

What is the average Tecklenburg lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Tecklenburg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Tecklenburg in 1963 was 45, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tecklenburg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tecklenburg 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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