Teal Family History

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Teal Name Meaning

English (mainly Yorkshire): from Middle English tele ‘teal’ (of uncertain origin), hence a nickname for a person considered to resemble this duck. Americanized spelling of German Diehl or Thiel.

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

Similar surnames: Beal, Teel, Seal, Deal, Real, Bean, Keal, Tea, Leal, Neal

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Teal Family Origin

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Teal Family Occupations

What did your Teal ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Teal family was Labourer. The most common Teal occupation in the UK was Farmer. 6% of Teal's were Farmers. Farmer, Agricultural Labourer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Teal.

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  • Farmer

  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Blacksmith

  • Labourer


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Teal ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Teal Historical Records

What Teal family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 61,000 census records available for the last name Teal. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Teal 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Teal. 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 Teal. For the veterans among your Teal ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Teal Life Expectancy

What is the average Teal lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Teal life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Teal in 1940 was 46, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Teal

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Teal 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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