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

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Tinsley Family Origin

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Tinsley Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

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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Tinsley Historical Records

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Tinsley Life Expectancy

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