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Tines Family History

Tines Name Meaning

See Tynes, of which this is probably a variant spelling.

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


Similar surnames: Tine, Times, Ines, Jines, Mines, Tinnes, Bires, Vines, Hines, Fines

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Where is the Tines family from?

You can see how Tines families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Tines family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Tines families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1911 there were 4 Tines families living in Nova Scotia. This was about 44% of all the recorded Tines's in Canada. Nova Scotia had the highest population of Tines families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Tines surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Tines ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Tines. 26% of Tines men worked as a Farmer and 20% of Tines women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Tines were Miner and Servant.

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

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    26%
  • Laborer
    25%
  • Farm Laborer
    10%
  • Miner
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
    20%
  • Farm Laborer
    10%
  • Maid
    10%
  • Servant
    10%
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Census Records

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Tines. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tines census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 377 immigration records available for the last name Tines. 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 Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Tines. For the veterans among your Tines ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Tines lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2003, in the United States, Tines life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Tines in 1962 was 71, and 65 in 2003.

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