Trouten Family History

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Trouten Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized spelling of German Trauten, a metonymic from a short form of the female personal name Gertrud (see Trude).

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


Similar surnames: Trout, Broten, Rotan, Troutman, Roten, Rosten, Bolten, Trostel, Rouse

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Trouten Family Origin

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Trouten Family Occupations

What did your Trouten ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Baker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Trouten. The most common Trouten occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Trouten's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Trouten family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Baker

    20%
  • Keeping House

    20%

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

Trouten Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Trouten Life Expectancy

What is the average Trouten lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Trouten life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Trouten in 1965 was 70, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Trouten

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Trouten 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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