Truax Family History

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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

What did your Truax ancestors do for a living?

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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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%

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Truax Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Truax Life Expectancy

What is the average Truax lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Truax

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Truax 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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