Textor Family History

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Textor Name Meaning

German and Dutch: occupational name from Latin textor ‘weaver’; a humanistic name, equivalent to the vernacular form Weber or variants.

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


Similar surnames: Texter, Nestor, Hector, Sexton, Tester, Teetor, Rector, Kantor

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Textor Family Origin

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Textor Family Occupations

What did your Textor ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Watchman and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Textor. 19% of Textor men worked as a Watchman and 34% of Textor women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Textor were Plumber and New Worker

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Watchman
    19%
  • Salesman
    19%
  • Laborer
    13%
  • Plumber
    13%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
    34%
  • Packer
    34%
  • New Worker
    34%

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

Textor Historical Records

What Textor family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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Textor Life Expectancy

What is the average Textor lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Textor life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Textor in 1954 was 61, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Textor

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Textor 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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