Tinley Family History

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Tinley Name Meaning

English: apparently a habitational name, probably a variant of Tenley.

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

Similar surnames: Tilley, Ainley, Tinsley, Tenley, Tingley, Titley, Willey, Wiley

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Tinley Family Origin

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Tinley Family Occupations

What did your Tinley ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Conveyaneer and Mason were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Tinley. The most common Tinley occupation in Canada was Conveyaneer. 33% of Tinley's were Conveyaneers. A less common occupation for the Tinley family was Teacher.

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  • Conveyaneer

  • Mason

  • Teacher


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

Tinley Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Tinley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tinley 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Tinley. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Tinley. For the veterans among your Tinley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tinley Life Expectancy

What is the average Tinley lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Tinley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Tinley in 1963 was 70, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tinley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tinley 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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