Tevlin Family History

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Tevlin Name Meaning

Irish (Counties Cavan and Meath): reduced form of O’Tevlin, an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Teibhlin ‘descendant of Teibhlin’, a personal name of unknown origin (possibly related to Shevlin).

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


Similar surnames: Devlin, Nevin, Shevlin, Heslin, Tessin, Newlin, Kevin, Timlin, Rivlin

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Tevlin Family Origin

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Tevlin Family Occupations

What did your Tevlin ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Analyteral Laboratory Assistant (heavy Chemical) and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Tevlin. 9% of Tevlin men worked as an Analyteral Laboratory Assistant (heavy Chemical) and 42% of Tevlin women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Tevlin were Builders Labourer and Kitchen Maid

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Analyteral Laboratory Assistant (heavy Chemical)
    9%
  • Analytical Laboratory Assistant (heavy Chemical
    9%
  • Assistant Skin Dresser Hide skin
    9%
  • Builders Labourer
    9%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    42%
  • Gown Finisher (clothing
    9%
  • Hospital Mental Nurse
    9%
  • Kitchen Maid
    9%

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

Tevlin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Tevlin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tevlin 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 381 immigration records available for the last name Tevlin. 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 668 military records available for the last name Tevlin. For the veterans among your Tevlin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tevlin Life Expectancy

What is the average Tevlin lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Tevlin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Tevlin in 1963 was 71, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tevlin

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