Tehan Name Meaning

Irish (Counties Tipperary, Leix, and Kilkenny): variant of Teahan.

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


Similar surnames: Teehan, Mehan, Lehan, Behen, Dean, Shehan, Teahan, Tolan, Began, Kean

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Tehan Family Origin

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Tehan Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Servant

    27%
  • Labourer

    9%
  • Machinist

    9%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Tehan family was Machinist. Farmer, Servant and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tehan. The most common Tehan occupation in Canada was Farmer. 45% of Tehan's were Farmers.

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Tehan Historical Records

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Tehan Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1957 and 2004, Tehan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Tehan in 1957 was 55, and 71 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tehan

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