Teeters Family History

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Teeters Name Meaning

Variant of Teeter, with the addition of -s, a common feature of adapted German surnames in the U.S.

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

Similar surnames: Teters, Seevers, Peters, Keepers, Texter, Beevers, Etters, Wieters

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Teeters Family Origin

Where is the Teeters family from?

Teeters Family Occupations

What did your Teeters ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Teeters occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Teeters's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Teeters family was Farming. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Teeters.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Farming


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

Teeters Historical Records

What Teeters family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Teeters. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Teeters 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 341 immigration records available for the last name Teeters. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Teeters. For the veterans among your Teeters ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Teeters Life Expectancy

What is the average Teeters lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Teeters life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Teeters in 1951 was 27, and 65 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Teeters

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Teeters 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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