Truchan Family History

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Truchan Name Meaning

Ukrainian and Polish: nickname from Ukrainian truchan ‘turkey’, or possibly a metonymic occupational name for a turkey farmer.

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


Similar surnames: Trahan, Tuchman, Suchan, Trueman, Tuman, Truman, Truan, Mucha

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Truchan Family Origin

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Truchan Family Occupations

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  • Modiste

    38%
  • Rentier

    25%
  • Fermmier

    13%
  • Journalier

    13%

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In 1881, the most common Truchan occupation in Canada was Modiste. 38% of Truchan's were Modistes. Modiste, Rentier and Fermmier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Truchan. A less common occupation for the Truchan family was Journalier.

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Truchan Historical Records

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Truchan Life Expectancy

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