Trom Name Meaning

North German (Tromm), Danish, and Dutch: metonymic occupational name for a drummer, from Middle Low German tromme ‘drum’.

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


Similar surnames: Tromp, Strom, Troy, Krom, From, Rom, Tross, Thon, Toro, Trow

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Trom Family Origin

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Trom Family Occupations

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  • Engine Fitter At Works

    33%
  • Seaman'S Widow

    33%
  • Waterside Lab Muf

    33%

In 1881, the most common Trom occupation in the UK was Engine Fitter At Works. 33% of Trom's were Engine Fitter At Workss. A less common occupation for the Trom family was Waterside Lab Muf. Engine Fitter At Works and Seaman'S Widow were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Trom.

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Trom Historical Records

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Trom Life Expectancy

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Between 1961 and 2004, Trom life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Trom in 1961 was 59, and 67 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Trom

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