Tinsley Family History

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Tinsley Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in South Yorkshire near Rotherham, named in Old English with the genitive case of an unattested personal name Tynni + hlaw ‘hill’, ‘mound’, ‘barrow’. This name is also established in Ulster.

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


Similar surnames: Tingley, Insley, Kinsley, Tansley, Winkley, Wansley, Hunsley, Lindley

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Tinsley Family Origin

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Tinsley Family Occupations

What did your Tinsley ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Tinsley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Tinsley's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Tinsley family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tinsley.

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

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Tinsley Historical Records

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

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Tinsley Life Expectancy

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Between 1942 and 2004, Tinsley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Tinsley in 1942 was 35, and 73 in 2004.

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