Trobaugh Family History

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Trobaugh Name Meaning

Americanized form of a German habitational name, probably Trabach (now called Traben-Trabach) on the Mosel River.

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

Similar surnames: Grubaugh, Arbaugh, Cobaugh, Tombaugh, Lobaugh, Amsbaugh, Crubaugh

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Trobaugh Family Origin

Where is the Trobaugh family from?

Trobaugh Family Occupations

What did your Trobaugh ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Trobaugh family was Laborer. The most common Trobaugh occupation in the USA was Farmer. 58% of Trobaugh's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Stone Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Trobaugh.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Stone Mason

  • Laborer


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

Trobaugh Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Trobaugh. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Trobaugh 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 80 immigration records available for the last name Trobaugh. 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 940 military records available for the last name Trobaugh. For the veterans among your Trobaugh ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Trobaugh Life Expectancy

What is the average Trobaugh lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Trobaugh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Trobaugh in 1946 was 40, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Trobaugh

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Trobaugh 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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