Tea Name Meaning

English (Gloucestershire): probably a variant of Tye. Compare Tee. Perhaps also an Americanized spelling of German Thie. Cambodian: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Teat, Teas, Teal, Sea, Tear, Lea, Tee, Deal, Te, Rea

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Tea Family Origin

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Tea Family Occupations

What did your Tea ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Lorry Driver (heavy Worker) and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Tea. 6% of Tea men worked as a Lorry Driver (heavy Worker) and 57% of Tea women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Tea were Bread Baker and Childrens Nurse

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Lorry Driver (heavy Worker)
    6%
  • clerk
    3%
  • Bank Clerk Retired
    3%
  • Bread Baker
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    57%
  • Bookbinding
    3%
  • Cashier
    3%
  • Childrens Nurse
    3%

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

Tea Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Tea. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tea 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 736 immigration records available for the last name Tea. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 9,000 military records available for the last name Tea. For the veterans among your Tea ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tea Life Expectancy

What is the average Tea lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Tea life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Tea in 1963 was 81, and 74 in 2004.

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