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Trevithick Name Meaning

Cornish: habitational name from any of various places, in the parishes of St. Columb Major, St. Columb Minor, Perranzabuloe, and St Ewe, so named from Cornish tre ‘homestead’, ‘settlement’ + various personal names; in the case of the last-mentioned place, the second element may be a lenited form of methek ‘doctor’.

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

Similar surnames: Tredinnick, Trevethan, Trebilcock, Trevillian, Reith, Trevino

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Trevithick Family Origin

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Trevithick Family Occupations

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

  • Tin Miner

  • Farmer

  • Corn Merchant

  • Ag. Labourer


In 1881, the most common Trevithick occupation in the UK was Tin Miner. 13% of Trevithick's were Tin Miners. Tin Miner, Farmer and Corn Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Trevithick. A less common occupation for the Trevithick family was Ag. Labourer.

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Trevithick Historical Records

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Trevithick Life Expectancy

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