Tevis Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Tewes.

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


Similar surnames: Tavis, Teves, Reis, Tennis, Taves, Teas, Enis, Theis, Bavis, Mavis

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Tevis Family Origin

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Tevis Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Teamster

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tevis. A less common occupation for the Tevis family was Teamster. The most common Tevis occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Tevis's were Farmers.

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Tevis Historical Records

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Tevis Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1949 and 2004, Tevis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Tevis in 1949 was 42, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tevis

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