Trimble Family History

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Trimble Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: variant of Trumble, recorded in northern Ireland since the 17th century.

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

Similar surnames: Tremble, Grimble, Trumble, Trim, Trible, Trindle, Tribble, Trimmer

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Trimble Family Origin

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Trimble Family Occupations

What did your Trimble ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Trimble occupation in the UK was Annuitant. 6% of Trimble's were Annuitants. Annuitant, Agent and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Trimble. A less common occupation for the Trimble family was Captain & Adjutant Newcastle & Durham Engineers Vol (Army Off).

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  • Annuitant

  • Agent

  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Captain & Adjutant Newcastle & Durham Engineers Vol (Army Off)


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

Trimble Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Trimble. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Trimble 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Trimble. 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 Trimble. For the veterans among your Trimble ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Trimble Life Expectancy

What is the average Trimble lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Trimble life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Trimble in 1940 was 59, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Trimble

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Trimble 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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