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Treen Name Meaning

Cornish: habitational name from places so named in the parishes of Zennor and St. Levan, both of which appear earlier in the form Trethyn, from Cornish tre ‘homestead’, ‘settlement’ + dyn ‘fort’. English: variant of Treece, from a form with the weak plural ending.

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

Similar surnames: Treon, Trevena, Green, Street, Breden, Trees, Uren, Breed, Ree, Rein

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Where is the Treen family from?

You can see how Treen families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Treen family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Treen families were found in the UK in 1891. In 1840 there were 2 Treen families living in New Jersey. This was 100% of all the recorded Treen's in the USA. New Jersey had the highest population of Treen families in 1840.
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What did your Treen ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Treen. 32% of Treen men worked as a Laborer and 18% of Treen women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Treen were Clerk and Stenographer.

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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
  • Farmer
  • Salesman
  • Clerk

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Clerk
  • Maid
  • Stenographer
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Census Records

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Treen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Treen 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Treen. 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 929 military records available for the last name Treen. For the veterans among your Treen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Treen lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Treen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Treen in 1958 was 45, and 85 in 2004.

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