Tindall Family History

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Tindall Name Meaning

English: regional name for someone who lived in Tynedale, the valley of the river Tyne, or a habitational name from a place in Cumbria called Tindale, which is situated on a tributary of the South Tyne. The name derives from a British river name Tina (apparently from a Celtic root meaning ‘to flow’) + Old English dæl or Old Norse dalr ‘valley’.

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

Similar surnames: Kendall, Lindell, Cundall, Rindahl, Sandall, Siddall, Dowdall

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Tindall Family Origin

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Tindall Family Occupations

What did your Tindall ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Farmer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Tindall. 3% of Tindall men worked as a Farmer and 53% of Tindall women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Tindall were Bricklayer and Domestic Servant

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Farmer
  • General Labourer
  • Incapacitated
  • Bricklayer

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Housewife
  • Incapacitated
  • Domestic Servant

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

Tindall Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 63,000 census records available for the last name Tindall. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tindall 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 7,000 immigration records available for the last name Tindall. 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 8,000 military records available for the last name Tindall. For the veterans among your Tindall ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tindall Life Expectancy

What is the average Tindall lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Tindall life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Tindall in 1940 was 29, and 71 in 2004.

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