Trevor Family History

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Trevor Name Meaning

Welsh: habitational name from any of the numerous places in Wales, in particular the one near Denbigh, so named from Welsh tre(f) ‘homestead’, ‘settlement’ + a mutated form of mawr ‘large’. Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Treabhair ‘descendant of Treabhar’, a byname meaning ‘industrious’, ‘prudent’.

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


Similar surnames: Troy, Trover, Reker, Treon, Devol, Trejo, Gregor, Prior, Traver, Teer

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Trevor Family Origin

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Trevor Family Occupations

What did your Trevor ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Trevor occupation in the USA was Book Keeper. 7% of Trevor's were Book Keepers. A less common occupation for the Trevor family was Farmer. Book Keeper, Butcher and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Trevor.

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  • Book Keeper

    7%
  • Butcher

    7%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Farmer

    7%

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

Trevor Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Trevor Life Expectancy

What is the average Trevor lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Trevor life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Trevor in 1954 was 62, and 95 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Trevor 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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