Tegen Name Meaning

German: from Low German teege ‘tithe’, presumably denoting a tithe collector.

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


Similar surnames: Regen, Degen, Veen, Segel, Deger, Deren, Kegel, Bergen, Stegen, Teten

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Tegen Family Origin

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Tegen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Coal Dealer

    11%
  • Currier

    11%
  • Driver

    11%

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In 1880, the most common Tegen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Tegen's were Farmers. Farmer, Coal Dealer and Currier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tegen. A less common occupation for the Tegen family was Driver.

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Tegen Life Expectancy

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Between 1956 and 2004, Tegen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Tegen in 1956 was 43, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tegen

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