Teske Name Meaning

German (of Slavic origin): from Teska, a pet form of any of several Slavic personal names formed with the first element Teš- ‘consolation’, for example Tešimir (see Tessmer).

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


Similar surnames: Jeske, Teska, Neske, Leske, Kaske, Jenke, Taskey, Kuske, Meske

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Teske Family Origin

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Teske Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Cigar Maker

    6%

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In 1880, the most common Teske occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Teske's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Teske. A less common occupation for the Teske family was Cigar Maker.

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Teske Life Expectancy

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Between 1947 and 2004, Teske life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Teske in 1947 was 52, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Teske

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