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Telles Name Meaning

Portuguese (Teles): patronymic from the medieval personal name Tellus, probably of Germanic origin.

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


Similar surnames: Tellez, Nelles, Tilles, Gelles, Alles, Kellis, Beller, Feltes, Teller

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Telles Family Origin

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Telles Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Laborer

    24%
  • Farm Laborer

    16%
  • Freighter

    5%

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In 1880, the most common Telles occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Telles's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Telles family was Freighter. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Telles.

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Telles Historical Records

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Telles Life Expectancy

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