Tree Family History

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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

Where is the Tree family from?

Tree Family Occupations

What did your Tree ancestors do for a living?

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.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Labourer

  • Basket Maker

  • Gardener


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

Tree Historical Records

What Tree family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 18,000 census records available for the last name Tree. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tree 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Tree. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 9,000 military records available for the last name Tree. For the veterans among your Tree ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tree Life Expectancy

What is the average Tree lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2003, in the United States, 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tree

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tree 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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