Teig Family History
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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