Tongue Family History

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Tongue Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Tong.

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

Similar surnames: Tonge, Yongue, Tongate, Tong, Yonge, Tindle, Tigue, Tone, Tougas

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Tongue Family Origin

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Tongue Family Occupations

What did your Tongue ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Tongue. 2% of Tongue men worked as a General Labourer and 50% of Tongue women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Tongue were Insurance Agent and Private Means

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • Builders Labourer
  • Gardener
  • Insurance Agent

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Unpaid Domestic Dut
  • Unpaid Domestic
  • Private Means

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

Tongue Historical Records

What Tongue family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 22,000 census records available for the last name Tongue. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tongue census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Tongue

Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Tongue. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Tongue. For the veterans among your Tongue ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tongue Life Expectancy

What is the average Tongue lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Tongue life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Tongue in 1958 was 54, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tongue

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tongue 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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