Teselle Family History

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Teselle Name Meaning

Origin unidentified. Possibly a respelling of French Tesel, probably a variant of Taissel, a nickname for someone thought to resemble a badger in some way.

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


Similar surnames: Lemelle, Desalle, Selle, Kezele, Ezelle, Telle, Desselle, Toelle

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Teselle Family Origin

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Teselle Family Occupations

What did your Teselle ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Teselle occupation in the USA was Farmer. 75% of Teselle's were Farmers. Farmer and Keeping House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Teselle.

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  • Farmer

    75%
  • Keeping House

    25%

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

Teselle Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Passenger List

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

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Teselle Life Expectancy

What is the average Teselle lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Teselle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Teselle in 1963 was 75, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Teselle

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Teselle 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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