Trueman Family History

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Trueman Name Meaning

English (common especially in the Midlands): nickname for a trustworthy man, from Middle English trewe, trow ‘faithful’ + man ‘man’. This was apparently also used as a personal name during the Middle Ages, and some instances of the surname may derive from this use. Americanized form of any of the various Jewish surnames derived from German treu ‘true’, ‘faithful’, for example Treu(mann), Treiman; Getreuer; Getroir, Getrouer (from Yiddish getray, influenced by German treu); Treuherz (‘true heart’).

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

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Trueman Family Origin

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Trueman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Farm Laborer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Carpenter

    5%

In 1880, the most common Trueman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Trueman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Trueman family was Carpenter. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Trueman.

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