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Tavennis Family History

Tavennis Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Tennis, Tavenner, Magennis, Dennis, Leventis, Annis, Taverna, Kennis

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Where is the Tavennis family from?

You can see how Tavennis families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Tavennis family name was found in the USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 9 Tavennis families living in Missouri. This was 100% of all the recorded Tavennis's in the USA. Missouri had the highest population of Tavennis families in 1880.
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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Tavennis ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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Census Records

There are 9 census records available for the last name Tavennis. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tavennis census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1 immigration records available for the last name Tavennis. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Tavennis. For the veterans among your Tavennis ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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