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Truly Name Meaning

Probably of English origin but unexplained. This is a predominantly Texan name.

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


Similar surnames: Truby, Rule, Trull, Trust, Troy, Trundy, Truell, Tilly, July, Truan

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Truly Family Origin

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Truly Family Occupations

What did your Truly ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Truly occupation in the USA was Laborer. 30% of Truly's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Truly family was Carpenter. Laborer, Farmer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Truly.

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  • Laborer

    30%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Farming

    10%
  • Carpenter

    5%

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

Truly Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Truly Life Expectancy

What is the average Truly lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Truly life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Truly in 1949 was 39, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Truly

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Truly 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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