Truax Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of French du Trieux, a habitational name from Trieux in Meurthe-et-Moselle, in northeastern France.

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


Similar surnames: Truman, Trudo, Trias, Great, Truex, Rux, Truan, Pax, Rua, Trust

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Truax Family Origin

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Truax Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%

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In 1880, the most common Truax occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Truax's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Truax family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Truax.

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Truax Life Expectancy

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Between 1944 and 2004, Truax life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Truax in 1944 was 34, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Truax

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