Teahan Family History

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Teahan Name Meaning

Irish (Kerry): reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Téacháin ‘descendant of Téachán’, a personal name probably derived from teitheachán ‘fugitive’.

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

Similar surnames: Lenahan, Gahan, Deehan, Behan, Mahan, Meehan, Feehan, Monahan

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Teahan Family Origin

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Teahan Family Occupations

What did your Teahan ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Farm Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Teahan. 11% of Teahan men worked as a Farm Labourer and 15% of Teahan women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Teahan were Builders Labourer Heavy Worker and Charity heavy Work

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Farm Labourer
  • Baker (bread)
  • Builder decorator
  • Builders Labourer Heavy Worker

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Domestic
  • Domestic Servant
  • Charity heavy Work

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

Teahan Historical Records

What Teahan family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Teahan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Teahan census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Teahan

Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Teahan. 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 591 military records available for the last name Teahan. For the veterans among your Teahan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Teahan Life Expectancy

What is the average Teahan lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Teahan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Teahan in 1955 was 58, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Teahan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Teahan ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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