Tijerina Family History

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Tijerina Name Meaning

Spanish (mainly Mexico): probably a derivative of tijera ‘scissors’ (Latin tonsoria), a metonymic occupational name for a maker or seller of scissors or for a user of scissors, i.e. a tailor.

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


Similar surnames: Tejera, Cerino, Farina, Taverna, Tiberio, Merida, Tierno, Viering

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Tijerina Family Origin

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Tijerina Family Occupations

What did your Tijerina ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Tijerina occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 33% of Tijerina's were Keeping Houses. Keeping House, Domestic Servant and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tijerina. A less common occupation for the Tijerina family was Herder.

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  • Keeping House

    33%
  • Domestic Servant

    17%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Herder

    17%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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Tijerina Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Tijerina. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tijerina 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Tijerina. 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 Tijerina. For the veterans among your Tijerina ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tijerina Life Expectancy

What is the average Tijerina lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Tijerina life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Tijerina in 1957 was 43, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tijerina

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tijerina 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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