Thegpen Family History

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Thegpen 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: Heggen, Hempen, Thigpen, Hagen, Heiden, Shippen, Herren, Hedden

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Thegpen Family Origin

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Thegpen Family Occupations

What did your Thegpen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and House Keeper were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Thegpen. The most common Thegpen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Thegpen's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • House Keeper


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Thegpen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 98 census records available for the last name Thegpen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Thegpen 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 1 immigration records available for the last name Thegpen. 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 3 military records available for the last name Thegpen. For the veterans among your Thegpen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Thegpen Life Expectancy

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Thegpen 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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