Teffeteller Family History

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Teffeteller Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Diefenthäler, a habitational name for someone from Diefenthal in Alsace or from any of three places in southern Germany called Tiefenthal, all named with Middle High German tief ‘deep’ + tal ‘valley’.

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


Similar surnames: Gfeller, Rockefeller, Feller, Huffstetler, Niffenegger, Tiefenthaler

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Teffeteller Family Origin

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Teffeteller Family Occupations

What did your Teffeteller ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Teffeteller. 20% of Teffeteller men worked as a Farmer and 25% of Teffeteller women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Teffeteller were Mechanic and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    20%
  • Laborer
    20%
  • Foreman
    5%
  • Mechanic
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    25%
  • Comptometer Operator
    9%
  • Farm Operator
    9%
  • Housekeeper
    9%

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

Teffeteller Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Teffeteller. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Teffeteller 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 20 immigration records available for the last name Teffeteller. 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 Card

There are 177 military records available for the last name Teffeteller. For the veterans among your Teffeteller ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Teffeteller Life Expectancy

What is the average Teffeteller lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Teffeteller life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Teffeteller in 1942 was 36, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Teffeteller

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