Tintle Family History

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Tintle Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of German Tintel or Tüntel, of uncertain origin; possibly a nickname from Low German (Westphalian) tünte ‘lazy or silly woman’ or tünteln ‘to waste time’. Alternatively, it may be an altered form of German Tintler, an occupational name for an ink maker (see Tinder).

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


Similar surnames: Tingle, Tinkle, Tickle, Tipple, Ringle, Tinkler, Tittle, Tritle

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Tintle Family Origin

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Tintle Family Occupations

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Tintle family was General Merchant. The most common Tintle occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Tintle's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tintle.

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • General Merchant

    7%

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Tintle Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Tintle Life Expectancy

What is the average Tintle lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Tintle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Tintle in 1956 was 73, and 93 in 2004.

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