Troth Name Meaning

English (West Midlands): nickname from Middle English trowthe, trouthe ‘good faith’, ‘loyalty’. By my troth was a common phrase emphasizing the veracity of an assertion, and the nickname may have been bestowed on someone who used it habitually or to excess.

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


Similar surnames: Roth, Booth, Toth, Trout, Roch, Ruth, Troy, Stroh, Trone, Tritz

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Troth Family Origin

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Troth Family Occupations

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  • Nail Maker

    29%
  • Nailer

    6%
  • Nailmaker

    6%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%

In 1881, the most common Troth occupation in the UK was Nail Maker. 29% of Troth's were Nail Makers. A less common occupation for the Troth family was Agricultural Labourer. Nail Maker, Nailer and Nailmaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Troth.

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Troth Historical Records

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Troth Life Expectancy

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Between 1961 and 2004, Troth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Troth in 1961 was 55, and 93 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Troth

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