Toennies Family History

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Toennies Name Meaning

North German, Westphalian (Tönnies): from a reduced form of the personal name Antonius (see Anthony).

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


Similar surnames: Toenjes, Tennis, Tonjes, Thinnes, Tennies, Toensing, Hennies

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Toennies Family Origin

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Toennies Family Occupations

What did your Toennies ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housework were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Toennies. 44% of Toennies men worked as a Farmer and 75% of Toennies women worked as a Housework. Some less common occupations for Americans named Toennies were Clerk and Waitress

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    44%
  • Laborer
    19%
  • Helper
    10%
  • Clerk
    10%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housework
    75%
  • Stengrapher
    13%
  • Waitress
    13%

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

Toennies Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Toennies. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Toennies 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 256 immigration records available for the last name Toennies. 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 166 military records available for the last name Toennies. For the veterans among your Toennies ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Toennies Life Expectancy

What is the average Toennies lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Toennies life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Toennies in 1959 was 42, and 84 in 2004.

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