Tweet Family History

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Tweet Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Norwegian Tveit, or possibly of North German Twiete, from a topographical name for someone who lived by a passage or alley.

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


Similar surnames: Theel, Twait, Week, Wert, Teel, Tweed, Twedt, Teem, West, Street

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Tweet Family Origin

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Tweet Family Occupations

What did your Tweet ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Tweet. 37% of Tweet men worked as a Farmer and 22% of Tweet women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Tweet were Carpenter and House Keeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    37%
  • Laborer
    24%
  • Farm Laborer
    9%
  • Carpenter
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
    22%
  • Seamstress
    22%
  • Nurse
    15%
  • House Keeper
    15%

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

Tweet Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Tweet. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tweet 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 137 immigration records available for the last name Tweet. 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 677 military records available for the last name Tweet. For the veterans among your Tweet ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tweet Life Expectancy

What is the average Tweet lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2003, in the United States, Tweet life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2001, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Tweet in 1962 was 77, and 84 in 2003.

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