Tinkey Family History

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Tinkey Name Meaning

Americanized form of French Tanguay.

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

Similar surnames: Tingey, Tinney, Linsey, Winkley, Sinkey, Pilkey, Tingen, Riney

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Tinkey Family Origin

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Tinkey Family Occupations

What did your Tinkey ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Dept Clerical Officer and Barmaid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Tinkey. 50% of Tinkey men worked as a Dept Clerical Officer and 20% of Tinkey women worked as a Barmaid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Tinkey were Elec Eng General Onown and Unpaid Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Dept Clerical Officer
  • Elec Eng General Onown

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Barmaid
  • Independent Means
  • Shorthand Typist
  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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

Tinkey Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Tinkey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tinkey 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 62 immigration records available for the last name Tinkey. 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 722 military records available for the last name Tinkey. For the veterans among your Tinkey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tinkey Life Expectancy

What is the average Tinkey lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Tinkey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Tinkey in 1953 was 53, and 61 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tinkey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tinkey 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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