Tischendorf Family History

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Tischendorf Name Meaning

German: habitational name from Tischendorf in Thuringia or possibly from any of various places named Teschendorf, for example in Lower Saxony.

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

Similar surnames: Teschendorf, Schoendorf, Ohlendorf, Hilgendorf, Westendorf, Wendorf

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Tischendorf Family Origin

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Tischendorf Family Occupations

What did your Tischendorf ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Carpenter, Keeping House and Makes Boots were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tischendorf. The most common Tischendorf occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 20% of Tischendorf's were Carpenters. A less common occupation for the Tischendorf family was Musician.

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  • Carpenter

  • Keeping House

  • Makes Boots

  • Musician


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

Tischendorf Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 839 census records available for the last name Tischendorf. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tischendorf 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 234 immigration records available for the last name Tischendorf. 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 538 military records available for the last name Tischendorf. For the veterans among your Tischendorf ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tischendorf Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2003, in the United States, Tischendorf life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Tischendorf in 1955 was 53, and 76 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tischendorf

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