Tveit Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of about 60 farmsteads, mainly in western Norway and Agder, so named from Old Norse þveit ‘small field on a hillside’.

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


Similar surnames: Teig, Heit, Vee, Veit, Vert, Trent, Tavel, Great, Tvedt, Test

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Tveit Family Origin

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Tveit Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    100%

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In 1880, the most common Tveit occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Tveit's were Farmers.

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Between 1960 and 2004, Tveit life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Tveit in 1960 was 74, and 91 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tveit

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