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Ternes Name Meaning

German: from a short form of the personal name Maternus, from Latin, ‘the maternal (i.e. motherly) one’. Compare Mattern.

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


Similar surnames: Tennis, Ehnes, Berns, Tewes, Benes, Turner, Berner, Terres, Werner

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Ternes Family Origin

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Ternes Family Occupations

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ternes family was Cutter In Clothing Store. The most common Ternes occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Ternes's were Farmers. Farmer, Asst. Receiver Of Taxes and Boot & Shoe Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ternes.

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Asst. Receiver Of Taxes

    8%
  • Boot & Shoe Maker

    8%
  • Cutter In Clothing Store

    8%

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Ternes Historical Records

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

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Ternes Life Expectancy

What is the average Ternes lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, Ternes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Ternes in 1955 was 48, and 73 in 2004.

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