Tyne Family History

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Tyne Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Teimhin ‘descendant of Teimhean’, from teimhean ‘dark’, an adjective from teimhe ‘dusk’, ‘darkness’. English: probably a habitational name for someone from Tyneside in northeast England.

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

Similar surnames: Tine, Tye, Lyne, Tune, Tyre, Stone, Tyrone, Doyne, Clyne, Sayne

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Tyne Family Origin

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Tyne Family Occupations

What did your Tyne ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Tyne. 15% of Tyne men worked as a Salesman and 38% of Tyne women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Tyne were Inspector and Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Salesman
  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Inspector

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
  • House Wife
  • Examiner
  • Clerk

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

Tyne Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Tyne. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tyne 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 Tyne. 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 Tyne. For the veterans among your Tyne ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tyne Life Expectancy

What is the average Tyne lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2003, in the United States, Tyne life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Tyne in 1960 was 55, and 80 in 2003.

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