Teig Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): metonymic occupational name for a baker, from Middle High German teic (modern German Teig) ‘dough’, Yiddish teyg. Norwegian: habitational name from any of three farmsteads, so named from Old Norse teigr ‘strip of land’.

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

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Teig Family Origin

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Teig Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Clerk

    20%
  • Laborer

    20%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Teig family was Laborer. Farmer and Clerk were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Teig. The most common Teig occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Teig's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Teig | Data not to scale

Teig Historical Records

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Teig Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Teig life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1989, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Teig in 1963 was 64, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Teig

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