Trevethan Family History

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Trevethan Name Meaning

Cornish: habitational name from places in the parishes of Budock, St. Eval, and Gwennap, all so named from Cornish tre ‘homestead’, ‘settlement’ + a second element of uncertain form and meaning (possibly a lenited form of budin, buthyn ‘meadow’).

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


Similar surnames: Trevena, Trevarthen, Trentham, Greven, Greenman, Trevathan, Trevisan

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Trevethan Family Origin

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Trevethan Family Occupations

What did your Trevethan ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Coal Miner were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Trevethan. The most common Trevethan occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Trevethan's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Trevethan family was Miner.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Coal Miner

    33%
  • Miner

    17%

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Trevethan Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Trevethan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Trevethan 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 Trevethan. 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 Trevethan. For the veterans among your Trevethan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Trevethan Life Expectancy

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Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Trevethan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Trevethan in 1959 was 50, and 42 in 2004.

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