Tedder Family History

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Tedder Name Meaning

English: possibly from an Old English personal name, þeodhere, composed of elements meaning ‘people’, ‘folk’, ‘nation’ and ‘army’.

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


Similar surnames: Redder, Helder, Fedder, Reder, Ledger, Pedder, Hedden, Redmer, Telfer

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Tedder Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Tedder name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Tedder. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales

    59%

  • Ireland & Scotland

    17%

  • Germanic Europe

    5%

  • Norway

    4%

  • Sweden

    3%

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Tedder Family Origin

Where is the Tedder family from?

Tedder Family Occupations

What did your Tedder ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Tedder occupation in the USA was Farmer. 59% of Tedder's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tedder. A less common occupation for the Tedder family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

    59%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Keeping House

    4%

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

Tedder Historical Records

What Tedder family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 23,000 census records available for the last name Tedder. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tedder 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Tedder. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Tedder. For the veterans among your Tedder ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tedder Life Expectancy

What is the average Tedder lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Tedder life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Tedder in 1954 was 51, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tedder

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tedder 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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