Twedt Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Twedt Name Meaning

Variant of Norwegian Tveit.

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

Similar surnames: Tvedt, Tweet, Twait, Tiedt, Todt, Sweat, Tweedy, Twist, Tveit, Sweda

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Twedt Family Origin

Where is the Twedt family from?

Twedt Family Occupations

What did your Twedt ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Twedt. 27% of Twedt men worked as a Farmer and 10% of Twedt women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Twedt were Salesman and Housekeeper

View Census data for Twedt | Data not to scale

United States shown, England data unavailable

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Farming
  • Salesman

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
  • Housewife
  • Waitress
  • Housekeeper

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

Twedt Historical Records

What Twedt family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Twedt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Twedt 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 Twedt

Passenger List

There are 449 immigration records available for the last name Twedt. 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.

View all Twedt immigration records

Draft Card

There are 718 military records available for the last name Twedt. For the veterans among your Twedt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Twedt military records

You've only scratched the surface of Twedt family history.

Twedt Life Expectancy

What is the average Twedt lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Twedt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Twedt in 1943 was 37, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Twedt

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Twedt 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.

Famous Twedt Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name