Tejada Family History

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Tejada Name Meaning

Spanish: probably a habitational name from a place named Tejada, most likely the one in Burgos province but possibly the one in Huelva province, so named from a derivative of teja ‘(roof) tile’.

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


Similar surnames: Tejeda, Tejera, Merida, Prada, Seda, Rada, Weeda, Perala, Retana

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Tejada Family Origin

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Tejada Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Farm Laborer

    17%
  • Keeping House

    17%
  • Laborer

    17%

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In 1880, the most common Tejada occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Tejada's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tejada. A less common occupation for the Tejada family was Laborer.

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Tejada Historical Records

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Tejada Life Expectancy

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