Teesdale Family History

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Teesdale Name Meaning

Northern English: regional name from Teesdale in northeastern England, which is named for the river Tees (named with Old English (ge)twis ‘forking’, ‘river fork’) + Old English dæl ‘valley’.

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


Similar surnames: Teasdale, Lonsdale, Dinsdale, Ragsdale, Drysdale, Dugdale, Tweedle

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Teesdale Family Origin

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Teesdale Family Occupations

What did your Teesdale ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    4%
  • Annuitant

    4%
  • Tailor

    4%
  • Brickmaker

    3%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Annuitant and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Teesdale. A less common occupation for the Teesdale family was Brickmaker. The most common Teesdale occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 4% of Teesdale's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Teesdale Historical Records

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Teesdale Life Expectancy

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