Tuhkanen Family History

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Tuhkanen Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Tikkanen, Niskanen, Tuominen, Ruhmann, Tahtinen, Hanen, Luhmann

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Tuhkanen Family Origin

Where is the Tuhkanen family from?

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Tuhkanen Family Occupations

What did your Tuhkanen ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Book Binder and Stenographer Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Tuhkanen. 34% of Tuhkanen men worked as a Book Binder

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Book Binder
    34%
  • Farmer
    34%
  • Laborer
    34%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer Clerk
    100%

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

Tuhkanen Historical Records

What Tuhkanen family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 147 census records available for the last name Tuhkanen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tuhkanen 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 Tuhkanen

Passenger List

There are 56 immigration records available for the last name Tuhkanen. 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 22 military records available for the last name Tuhkanen. For the veterans among your Tuhkanen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tuhkanen Life Expectancy

What is the average Tuhkanen lifespan?

Between 1967 and 2004, in the United States, Tuhkanen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Tuhkanen in 1967 was 66, and 94 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tuhkanen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tuhkanen 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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