Tener Family History

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Tener Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): unexplained, probably from an unidentified personal name.

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


Similar surnames: Teper, Tenzer, Toner, Eber, Lerner, Kelner, Biener, Steuer, Geier

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Tener Family Origin

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Tener Family Occupations

What did your Tener ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Tener occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Tener's were Farmers. Farmer, Attorney and Bookeeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tener. A less common occupation for the Tener family was Bookkeeper.

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Attorney

    3%
  • Bookeeper

    3%
  • Bookkeeper

    3%

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

Tener Historical Records

What Tener family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Tener. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tener census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Tener

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Tener. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Tener. For the veterans among your Tener ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tener Life Expectancy

What is the average Tener lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Tener life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Tener in 1962 was 44, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tener

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tener 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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