Tietjen Family History

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Tietjen Name Meaning

North German and Frisian: patronymic from Tietje.

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


Similar surnames: Tietje, Oetjen, Teten, Tienken, Tieken, Detjen, Dietzen, Sieben

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Tietjen Family Origin

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Tietjen Family Occupations

What did your Tietjen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Tietjen family was Cigar Maker. Grocer, Retail Grocer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tietjen. The most common Tietjen occupation in the USA was Grocer. 15% of Tietjen's were Grocers.

View Census data for Tietjen | Data not to scale

  • Grocer

    15%
  • Retail Grocer

    9%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Cigar Maker

    6%

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

Tietjen Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Tietjen Life Expectancy

What is the average Tietjen lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Tietjen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Tietjen in 1949 was 52, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tietjen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tietjen 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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