Tegethoff Family History

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Tegethoff Name Meaning

North German: from Middle Low German teget, teigent ‘tithe’ + hof ‘farmstead’, ‘manor farm’, hence a habitational name for someone who lived at a farmstead where tithes were collected.

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

Similar surnames: Heithoff, Althoff, Westhoff, Eckhoff, Westerhoff, Eickhoff, Steinhoff

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Tegethoff Family Origin

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Tegethoff Family Occupations

What did your Tegethoff ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Tegethoff occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Tegethoff's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Tegethoff family was Retail Grocer. Farmer, Home and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tegethoff.

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  • Farmer

  • Home

  • Laborer

  • Retail Grocer


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

Tegethoff Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Tegethoff. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tegethoff 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 188 immigration records available for the last name Tegethoff. 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 450 military records available for the last name Tegethoff. For the veterans among your Tegethoff ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tegethoff Life Expectancy

What is the average Tegethoff lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Tegethoff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Tegethoff in 1964 was 70, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tegethoff

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tegethoff 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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