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

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  • Farmer

    80%
  • Dry Goods Merchant

    10%
  • Laborer

    10%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Tweet family was Laborer. Farmer and Dry Goods Merchant were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Tweet. The most common Tweet occupation in the USA was Farmer. 80% of Tweet's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Tweet | Data not to scale

Tweet Historical Records

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Tweet Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2003, 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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tweet

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