Truan Family History

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Truan Name Meaning

Spanish (Truán): nickname from truhán ‘knave’, ‘joker’. English (Cornwall): unexplained; possibly a variant spelling of Trewin.

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


Similar surnames: Truman, Ruan, Tran, Truran, Uran, Brian, Tron, Roan, Truby, Bruin

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Truan Family Origin

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Truan Family Occupations

What did your Truan ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Aircraftfitter and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Truan. 6% of Truan men worked as an Aircraftfitter and 53% of Truan women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Truan were Cotton Loomer (retired) and House Wife

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Aircraftfitter
    6%
  • Blind Mat Maker Retired
    6%
  • Cost works Accountant
    6%
  • Cotton Loomer (retired)
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    53%
  • Domestic Servant
    5%
  • House Keeper
    5%
  • House Wife
    5%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Truan Historical Records

What Truan family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Truan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Truan census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Truan

Passenger List

There are 337 immigration records available for the last name Truan. 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 394 military records available for the last name Truan. For the veterans among your Truan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Truan Life Expectancy

What is the average Truan lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Truan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Truan in 1943 was 43, and 93 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Truan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Truan 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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