Traugh Family History

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Traugh Name Meaning

Possibly an altered spelling of Drach or alternatively of South German Trauch, a metonymic occupational name for a trapper, from Middle High German druch ‘trap for game’.

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


Similar surnames: Traub, Rauch, Rauth, Traut, Arbaugh, Trausch, Strauch, Traum, Brough

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Traugh Family Origin

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Traugh Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Blacksmith

    7%
  • Coal Miner

    7%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Traugh family was Coal Miner. Farmer, Keeping House and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Traugh. The most common Traugh occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Traugh's were Farmers.

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Traugh Historical Records

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Traugh Life Expectancy

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