Twisdale Family History

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Twisdale Name Meaning

Probably a variant of northern English Teesdale.

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


Similar surnames: Tisdale, Teasdale, Teesdale, Twaddle, Tisdel, Tisdell, Swindall

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Twisdale Family Origin

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Twisdale Family Occupations

What did your Twisdale ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Twisdale occupation in the USA was Farmer. 82% of Twisdale's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Twisdale family was Keepinghouse. Farmer and Cook were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Twisdale.

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  • Farmer

    82%
  • Cook

    9%
  • Keepinghouse

    9%

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

Twisdale Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Twisdale Life Expectancy

What is the average Twisdale lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Twisdale life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Twisdale in 1959 was 65, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Twisdale

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Twisdale ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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