Trevena Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Trevena Name Meaning

Cornish: habitational name from any of various places so named, from Cornish tre ‘homestead’, ‘settlement’ + a lenited form of meneth ‘mountain’, ‘hill’.

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

Similar surnames: Treen, Trevor, Greven, Trevino, Breden, Greenan, Graven, Requena

Ready to discover your family story?

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

Trevena Family Origin

Where is the Trevena family from?

Trevena Family Occupations

What did your Trevena ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Trevena occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Trevena's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Trevena family was Ranchman. Farmer and Miner were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Trevena.

View Census data for Trevena | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

  • Miner

  • Ranchman


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

Trevena Historical Records

What Trevena family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Trevena. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Trevenacensus records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Trevena

Passenger List

There are 991 immigration records available for the last name Trevena. 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.

View all Trevena immigration records

Draft Card

There are 566 military records available for the last name Trevena. For the veterans among your Trevena ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Trevena military records

You've only scratched the surface of Trevena family history.

Trevena Life Expectancy

What is the average Trevena lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Trevena life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Trevena in 1953 was 58, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Trevena

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Trevena 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.

Famous Trevena Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name