Tinsman Family History

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Tinsman Name Meaning

status name for a tax (rent) payer, from Middle Low German tins ‘tax’ + man ‘man’. perhaps a habitational name for someone from any of several places in Silesia named Tinz.

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

Similar surnames: Kinman, Titman, Rissman, Klusman, Ingman, Zinman, Lisman, Inman

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Tinsman Family Origin

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Tinsman Family Occupations

What did your Tinsman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tinsman. A less common occupation for the Tinsman family was Butcher. The most common Tinsman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Tinsman's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Carpenter

  • Butcher


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

Tinsman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Tinsman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tinsman 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 319 immigration records available for the last name Tinsman. 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 Tinsman. For the veterans among your Tinsman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tinsman Life Expectancy

What is the average Tinsman lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Tinsman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Tinsman in 1950 was 19, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tinsman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tinsman 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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