Tice Family History

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Tice Name Meaning

English: from a female name Tezia, Teucia, Tietsa, pet forms of Continental Germanic compound names formed with the unattested element þeudo ‘people’, ‘race’. Americanized spelling of German Theiss or possibly Theus. Possibly an altered spelling of Dutch Tijs, from a short form of Matthijs, Dutch form of Matthew.

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

Similar surnames: Kice, Trice, Dice, Tine, Tite, Stice, Tise, Ticer, Nice, Bice

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Tice Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Tice name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Tice. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


  • Sweden


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Tice Family Origin

Where is the Tice family from?

Tice Family Occupations

What did your Tice ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Tice occupation in Canada was Farmer. 54% of Tice's were Farmers. Farmer, Labourer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tice. A less common occupation for the Tice family was Student.

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  • Farmer

  • Labourer

  • Laborer

  • Student


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Tice ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Tice Historical Records

What Tice family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 61,000 census records available for the last name Tice. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tice 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Tice. 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 15,000 military records available for the last name Tice. For the veterans among your Tice ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tice Life Expectancy

What is the average Tice lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Tice life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Tice in 1944 was 47, and 74 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tice ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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