Twine Name Meaning

English: metonymic occupational name for someone who made string or thread, from Old English twin ‘thread’, ‘string’.

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


Similar surnames: Twiner, Twite, Wire, Trone, Tine, Brine, Twigg, Tite, Wint, Thyne

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Twine Family Origin

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Twine Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    26%
  • Farmer

    22%
  • Farm Laborer

    8%
  • Works On Farm

    5%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Twine family was Works On Farm. Laborer, Farmer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Twine. The most common Twine occupation in the USA was Laborer. 26% of Twine's were Laborers.

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Twine Historical Records

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Twine Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Twine life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Twine in 1954 was 47, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Twine

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