Truan Family History

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Truan Name Meaning

Spanish (Truán): nickname from truhán ‘knave’, ‘joker’. English (Cornwall): unexplained; possibly a variant spelling of Trewin.

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


Similar surnames: Truman, Ruan, Tran, Truran, Uran, Brian, Tron, Roan, Truby, Bruin

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Truan Family Origin

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Truan Family Occupations

What did your Truan ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, At School and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Truan. The most common Truan occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Truan's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Truan family was Drugist.

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • At School

    10%
  • Carpenter

    10%
  • Drugist

    10%

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

Truan Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Truan Life Expectancy

What is the average Truan lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Truan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Truan in 1943 was 43, and 93 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Truan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Truan 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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