Tewksbury Family History

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Tewksbury Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Tewkesbury in Gloucestershire, named in Old English with the (otherwise unattested) personal name Teodec + byrig, dative case of burh ‘fortified place’.

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

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Tewksbury Family Origin

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Tewksbury Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    4%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tewksbury. A less common occupation for the Tewksbury family was Carpenter. The most common Tewksbury occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Tewksbury's were Farmers.

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Tewksbury Historical Records

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Tewksbury Life Expectancy

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Famous Tewksbury Family

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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)

Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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