Tewalt Family History

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Tewalt Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of German Dewald.

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

Similar surnames: Dewalt, Teat, Tewell, Dewart, Thall, Awalt, Twait, Teal, Ewalt, Teas

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Tewalt Family Origin

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Tewalt Family Occupations

What did your Tewalt ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Tewalt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Tewalt's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Tewalt family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tewalt.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Blacksmith

  • Carpenter


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Tewalt ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Tewalt Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Tewalt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tewalt 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 38 immigration records available for the last name Tewalt. 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 236 military records available for the last name Tewalt. For the veterans among your Tewalt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tewalt Life Expectancy

What is the average Tewalt lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Tewalt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Tewalt in 1955 was 58, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tewalt

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tewalt 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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