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Tejada Name Meaning

Spanish: probably a habitational name from a place named Tejada, most likely the one in Burgos province but possibly the one in Huelva province, so named from a derivative of teja ‘(roof) tile’.

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


Similar surnames: Tejeda, Tejera, Merida, Prada, Seda, Rada, Weeda, Perala, Retana

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Tejada Family Origin

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Tejada Family Occupations

What did your Tejada ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Tejada family was Laborer. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tejada. The most common Tejada occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Tejada's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Farm Laborer

    17%
  • Keeping House

    17%
  • Laborer

    17%

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Tejada Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Tejada ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Tejada Life Expectancy

What is the average Tejada lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, Tejada life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Tejada in 1956 was 28, and 75 in 2004.

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