Tijerina Family History

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Tijerina Name Meaning

Spanish (mainly Mexico): probably a derivative of tijera ‘scissors’ (Latin tonsoria), a metonymic occupational name for a maker or seller of scissors or for a user of scissors, i.e. a tailor.

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


Similar surnames: Tejera, Cerino, Farina, Taverna, Tiberio, Merida, Tierno, Viering

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Tijerina Family Origin

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Tijerina Family Occupations

What did your Tijerina ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Tijerina occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 33% of Tijerina's were Keeping Houses. Keeping House, Domestic Servant and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tijerina. A less common occupation for the Tijerina family was Herder.

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  • Keeping House

    33%
  • Domestic Servant

    17%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Herder

    17%

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Tijerina Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Tijerina ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Tijerina Life Expectancy

What is the average Tijerina lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, Tijerina life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Tijerina in 1957 was 43, and 73 in 2004.

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