Teska Family History

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Teska Name Meaning

German (of Slavic origin): from the personal name Teska, variant of Teske.

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


Similar surnames: Teske, Jeske, Jeska, Kaska, Tess, Peska, Leske, Meske, Beske, Raska

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Teska Family Origin

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Teska Family Occupations

What did your Teska ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Teska. 11% of Teska men worked as a Laborer and 10% of Teska women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Teska were Labor and Stenographer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    11%
  • Farmer
    6%
  • Farm Laborer
    3%
  • Labor
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
    10%
  • Housewife
    10%
  • Maid
    7%
  • Stenographer
    7%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Teska Historical Records

What Teska family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Teska. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Teska 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 350 immigration records available for the last name Teska. 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 606 military records available for the last name Teska. For the veterans among your Teska ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Teska Life Expectancy

What is the average Teska lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Teska life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Teska in 1953 was 37, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Teska

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Teska 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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