Tree Name Meaning

English (mainly southeastern): topographic name for someone who lived near a conspicuous tree, Middle English tre(w).

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


Similar surnames: Free, Pree, Trede, Tye, Klee, Trew, Treen, True, Troy, Trone

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Tree Family Origin

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Tree Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Basket Maker

    2%
  • Gardener

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Tree family was Gardener. Agricultural Labourer, Labourer and Basket Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tree. The most common Tree occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 3% of Tree's were Agricultural Labourers.

Source: Census data for Tree | Data not to scale

Tree Historical Records

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Tree Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1956 and 2003, Tree life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Tree in 1956 was 34, and 78 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tree

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