Trimbach Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Trimbach Name Meaning

German: habitational name from Trimbach in Solothurn canton, Switzerland. French: habitational name from Trimbach in Bas-Rhin, Alsace.

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

Similar surnames: Grumbach, Steinbach, Brumbach, Leimbach, Limbach, Rombach, Heimbach

Ready to discover your family story?

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

Trimbach Family Origin

Where is the Trimbach family from?

Trimbach Family Occupations

What did your Trimbach ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Trimbach family was Keeping House. Blacksmith, Cabinet Maker In Shop and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Trimbach. The most common Trimbach occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 17% of Trimbach's were Blacksmiths.

View Census data for Trimbach | Data not to scale

  • Blacksmith

  • Cabinet Maker In Shop

  • Coal Miner

  • Keeping House


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

Trimbach Historical Records

What Trimbach family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Trimbach. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Trimbach census 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 Trimbach

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Trimbach. 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 Trimbach immigration records

Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Trimbach. For the veterans among your Trimbach ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Trimbach military records

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

Trimbach Life Expectancy

What is the average Trimbach lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Trimbach life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Trimbach in 1963 was 71, and 78 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Trimbach

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Trimbach 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 Trimbach Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Look up another name