Testament Family History

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Testament Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Westen, Bessent, Bustamante, Samet, Bestgen, Lestage, Pestana

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Testament Family Origin

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Testament Family Occupations

What did your Testament ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Testament. A less common occupation for the Testament family was Shoe Maker. The most common Testament occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Testament's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Shoe Maker


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

Testament Historical Records

What Testament family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Testament. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Testament 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 Testament. 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 Testament. For the veterans among your Testament ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Testament Life Expectancy

What is the average Testament lifespan?

Between 1964 and 1995, in the United States, Testament life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Testament in 1964 was 72, and 83 in 1995.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Testament

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Testament 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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