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Trubey Family History

Trubey Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Truby; unexplained. Probably also an Americanized spelling of Swiss German Trübi or Trüby (see Truby).

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


Similar surnames: Truby, Rubey, Rabey, Rubley, Tribbey, Truly, Tribe, Ruley, Bruley

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Where is the Trubey family from?

You can see how Trubey families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Trubey family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Trubey families were found in USA in 1920. In 1840 there was 1 Trubey family living in Pennsylvania. This was 100% of all the recorded Trubey's in USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Trubey families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Trubey surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Trubey ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Trubey. 16% of Trubey men worked as a Farmer and 34% of Trubey women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Trubey were Meat Cutter and Maid. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Farmer
    16%
  • Farming
    16%
  • Teacher
    16%
  • Meat Cutter
    11%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Teacher
    34%
  • Housekeeper
    34%
  • Maid
    34%
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Trubey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Trubey census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 155 immigration records available for the last name Trubey. 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 Cards

There are 274 military records available for the last name Trubey. For the veterans among your Trubey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Trubey lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Trubey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Trubey in 1945 was 22, and 85 in 2004.

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