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Tempest Name Meaning

English (Yorkshire): nickname for someone with a blustery temperament, from Middle English, Old French tempest(e) ‘storm’ (Latin tempestas ‘weather’, ‘season’, a derivative of tempus ‘time’).

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

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Tempest Family Origin

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Tempest Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Coal Miner

    7%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%

In 1880, Farmer, Coal Miner and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tempest. The most common Tempest occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Tempest's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Tempest family was Keeping House.

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Tempest Historical Records

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Tempest Life Expectancy

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