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Teat Family History

Teat Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized spelling of German Thiet, a variant of Thiede.

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


Similar surnames: Teate, Tea, Teas, Teats, Teal, Treat, Tear, Great, Tham, Tewalt

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Where is the Teat family from?

You can see how Teat families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Teat family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Teat families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1911 there were 5 Teat families living in Ontario. This was 100% of all the recorded Teat's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Teat families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Teat surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Teat ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Waitress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Teat. 30% of Teat men worked as a Laborer and 24% of Teat women worked as a Waitress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Teat were Farm Laborer and New Worker.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    30%
  • Farmer
    22%
  • Carpenter
    7%
  • Farm Laborer
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Waitress
    24%
  • Weaver
    18%
  • Winder
    12%
  • New Worker
    12%
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Census Records

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Teat. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Teat 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 196 immigration records available for the last name Teat. 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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Draft Cards

There are 4,000 military records available for the last name Teat. For the veterans among your Teat ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Teat lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Teat life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Teat in 1957 was 40, and 66 in 2004.

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