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Trach Family History

Trach Name Meaning

Variant of South German Drach. Americanized spelling of Jewish and Polish Tracz. Vietnamese: unexplained.

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

Similar surnames: Teach, Brach, Drach, Thach, Tracz, Tracy, Creach, Strach, Pach

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Where is the Trach family from?

You can see how Trach families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Trach family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1841 and 1920. The most Trach families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 75 Trach families living in Pennsylvania. This was about 80% of all the recorded Trach's in the USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Trach families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Trach surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Trach ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the US named Trach. 46% of Trach men worked as a Laborer.

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

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Labor
  • Truck Driver
  • Carpenter
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Census Records

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Trach. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Trach census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 337 immigration records available for the last name Trach. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Trach. For the veterans among your Trach ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Trach lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Trach life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Trach in 1961 was 49, and 80 in 2004.

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