Tegeler Family History

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Tegeler Name Meaning

North German: occupational name for a tiler, from an agent derivative of Low German tegel ‘tile’. Compare Tyler.

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


Similar surnames: Degler, Pegler, Segler, Tessler, Tendler, Hegler, Hebeler, Degener

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Tegeler Family Origin

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Tegeler Family Occupations

What did your Tegeler ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Gardener and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tegeler. A less common occupation for the Tegeler family was Grain Merchant. The most common Tegeler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Tegeler's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Gardener

    11%
  • Tailor

    11%
  • Grain Merchant

    5%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Tegeler Historical Records

What Tegeler family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Tegeler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tegeler 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 564 immigration records available for the last name Tegeler. 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 789 military records available for the last name Tegeler. For the veterans among your Tegeler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tegeler Life Expectancy

What is the average Tegeler lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Tegeler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Tegeler in 1957 was 48, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tegeler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tegeler 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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