Trevillian Family History

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Trevillian Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Trevelyan in St. Veep, Cornwall, which probably means ‘house at the mill’, from Cornish tre ‘house’ + a mutated form of melin ‘mill’.

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

Similar surnames: Trevithick, Trevethan, Tremelling, Trevisan, Keville, Gillian

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Trevillian Family Origin

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Trevillian Family Occupations

What did your Trevillian ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farm Laborer and Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Trevillian. The most common Trevillian occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Trevillian's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Trevillian family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Miner

  • Carpenter


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Trevillian Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Trevillian. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Trevillian 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 318 immigration records available for the last name Trevillian. 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 460 military records available for the last name Trevillian. For the veterans among your Trevillian ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Trevillian Life Expectancy

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Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Trevillian life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Trevillian in 1942 was 45, and 99 in 2004.

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