Tyne Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Teimhin ‘descendant of Teimhean’, from teimhean ‘dark’, an adjective from teimhe ‘dusk’, ‘darkness’. English: probably a habitational name for someone from Tyneside in northeast England.

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


Similar surnames: Tine, Tye, Lyne, Tune, Tyre, Stone, Tyrone, Doyne, Clyne, Sayne

Ready to discover your family story?

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

Tyne Family Origin

Where is the Tyne family from?

SHOW MORE

Tyne Family Occupations

What did your Tyne ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Tyne ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

SHOW MORE
  • Iron Moulder

    5%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    2%
  • Blacksmith Out Of Employ

    2%
  • Blue Slater

    2%

In 1881, Iron Moulder, Agricultural Labourer and Blacksmith Out Of Employ were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tyne. A less common occupation for the Tyne family was Blue Slater. The most common Tyne occupation in the UK was Iron Moulder. 5% of Tyne's were Iron Moulders.

Source: Census data for Tyne | Data not to scale

Tyne Historical Records

What Tyne family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Tyne ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Tyne

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Tyne Life Expectancy

What is the average Tyne lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tyne 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Between 1960 and 2003, Tyne life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Tyne in 1960 was 55, and 80 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tyne

Famous Tyne Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)

Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Look up another name