Trundle Family History

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Trundle Name Meaning

English (Essex, Cambridgeshire): possibly a variant of Trendall, a topographic name for someone who lived by a well, earhwork, stone circle, or other circular feature, from Middle English trendel, trandle ‘circle’ (Old English trendel). Possibly an altered spelling of South German Tröndle, a variant of Trendle, a nickname for a tearful person, from Träne ‘tear’ + the diminutive suffix -l.

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

Similar surnames: Trindle, Brindle, Kendle, Grindle, Prindle, Crumble, Grindley, Ruddle

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Trundle Family Origin

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Trundle Family Occupations

What did your Trundle ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Trundle family was Huckster. The most common Trundle occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Trundle's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Trundle.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Farm Laborer

  • Huckster


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Trundle Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Trundle. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Trundle 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 878 immigration records available for the last name Trundle. 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 Trundle. For the veterans among your Trundle ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Trundle Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Trundle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2003, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Trundle in 1957 was 59, and 78 in 2004.

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