Tetu Name Meaning

French (Tétu): nickname from tétu ‘stubborn’, a derivative of tête ‘head’ (Old French teste).

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


Similar surnames: Test, Beau, Tite, Ketz, Hetu, Stetz, Reau, Nett, Tetro, Toth

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Tetu Family Origin

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Tetu Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    26%
  • School

    15%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Merchant

    8%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Tetu family was Merchant. Cultivateur, School and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tetu. The most common Tetu occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 26% of Tetu's were Cultivateurs.

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Tetu Historical Records

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Tetu Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1960 and 2004, Tetu life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Tetu in 1960 was 63, and 92 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tetu

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