Tress Family History

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Tress Name Meaning

English: unexplained. German: from a short form of the personal name Andreas (see Andrew). German: from a short form of the female personal name Theres(e). German: variant of Dress. Jewish: unexplained.

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

Similar surnames: Dress, Kress, Ress, Gress, Bess, Press, Brass, Bress, Rees, Tross

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Tress Family Origin

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Tress Family Occupations

What did your Tress ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Brickmaker, Boarding House Keeper and Brewer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tress. The most common Tress occupation in the UK was Brickmaker. 21% of Tress's were Brickmakers. A less common occupation for the Tress family was Episcepolian Clerg Man.

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  • Brickmaker

  • Boarding House Keeper

  • Brewer

  • Episcepolian Clerg Man


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

Tress Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Tress. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tress 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 803 immigration records available for the last name Tress. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Tress. For the veterans among your Tress ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tress Life Expectancy

What is the average Tress lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Tress life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Tress in 1953 was 40, and 65 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tress

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tress 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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