Teson Name Meaning

Origin unidentified. Perhaps a respelling of French Tesson, meaning ‘badger’ in the Normandy dialect and hence a nickname for someone thought to resemble the animal in some way.

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


Similar surnames: Tesson, Tyson, Teston, Tison, Devon, Teuton, Veron, Person, Test

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Teson Family Origin

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Teson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Brick Layer

    9%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Farm Laborer

    9%

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In 1880, the most common Teson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Teson's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Teson family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Brick Layer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Teson.

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Teson Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1964 and 2004, Teson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Teson in 1964 was 77, and 84 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Teson

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