Truby Name Meaning

English (Oxfordshire and West Midlands): unexplained. Swiss German (Trüby): of uncertain origin; it may have originated as a nickname, from Middle High German trüebe ‘dark’, ‘sad’, ‘troubled’.

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

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Truby Family Origin

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Truby Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Farm

    6%
  • Laborer

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Truby family was Laborer. Farmer, Carpenter and Farm were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Truby. The most common Truby occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Truby's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Truby | Data not to scale

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Truby Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1957 and 2004, Truby life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Truby in 1957 was 82, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Truby

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