Tyger Family History

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Tyger Name Meaning

Perhaps a variant of German Teikert or Deikert (see Dygert). perhaps a variant of Irish Tiger.

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


Similar surnames: Tiger, Gyger, Teer, Dygert, Tyer, Tager, Kyger, Eyler, Stager, Roger

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Tyger Family Origin

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Tyger Family Occupations

What did your Tyger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Tyger family was Machinist. The most common Tyger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Tyger's were Farmers. Farmer and Gold Miner were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Tyger.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Gold Miner

    33%
  • Machinist

    33%

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

Tyger Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Tyger Life Expectancy

What is the average Tyger lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Tyger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2003, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Tyger in 1963 was 79, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tyger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tyger 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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