Trenchard Family History

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Trenchard Name Meaning

French: from Old French trenche, a derivative of trenchier ‘to cut, hack, or slice’ (compare Trench) + the pejorative suffix -ard, hence a metonymic occupational name for a butcher or a nickname for a violent person.

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


Similar surnames: Trench, Record, Bouchard, Bechard, Orchard, Preacher, Blanchard

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Trenchard Family Origin

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Trenchard Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    7%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Farmer

    4%
  • Dairyman

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Trenchard family was Dairyman. Agricultural Labourer, Carpenter and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Trenchard. The most common Trenchard occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 7% of Trenchard's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Trenchard Historical Records

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Trenchard Life Expectancy

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