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

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  • Farmer

    100%

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Tveit Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Tveit. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tveit 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Tveit. 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 Tveit. For the veterans among your Tveit ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tveit Life Expectancy

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Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tveit

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tveit 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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