Trude Name Meaning

Dutch and German: from a short form of the female personal name Gertrude, composed of the Germanic elements ger ‘spear’ + trud ‘strength’, the latter being subsequently reinterpreted as traut ‘dear’, yielding the form Gertraut (see Draudt).

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


Similar surnames: Drude, Trudel, Rudi, Rude, Trull, Ude, Trine, Thode, Ruge, Rudes

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Trude Family Origin

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Trude Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Carpenter

    18%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Trude family was Laborer. The most common Trude occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Trude's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Trude.

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Trude Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Trude life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Trude in 1962 was 68, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Trude

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