Traum Family History

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Traum Name Meaning

German: nickname for a dreamer, from Middle High German troum ‘dream’.from Bavarian Traum (standard German Tramm) ‘rafter’, ‘beam’, a nickname for a crude man. Compare Trammell. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German Traum ‘dream’.

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


Similar surnames: Traub, Traut, Baum, Braun, Trapp, Kram, Ramm, Treu, Kraut, Kraus

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Traum Family Origin

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Traum Family Occupations

What did your Traum ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Traum family was Clothing Cutter. Farmer and Blacksmith were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Traum. The most common Traum occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Traum's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Blacksmith

    20%
  • Clothing Cutter

    20%

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

Traum Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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

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Traum Life Expectancy

What is the average Traum lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Traum life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Traum in 1952 was 38, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Traum

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Traum 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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