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Teigen Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of numerous farmsteads all over Norway, named with the definite singular of teig, from Old Norse teigr ‘strip of land’.

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


Similar surnames: Tangen, Heggen, Eiken, Eggen, Reiten, Bergen, Weiden, Leisen, Thien

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Teigen Family Origin

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Teigen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    89%
  • Teaching Norwegian

    11%

United States shown, England data unavailable

In 1880, the most common Teigen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 89% of Teigen's were Farmers. Farmer and Teaching Norwegian were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Teigen.

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Teigen Historical Records

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Teigen Life Expectancy

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