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True Name Meaning

English: variant of Trow, mainly of 1.

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


Similar surnames: Rue, Tree, Prue, Toye, Tarte, Rud, Tye, Tyre, Drye, Tigue

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True Family Origin

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True Family Occupations

What did your True ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named True. 4% of True men worked as a General Labourer and 50% of True women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named True were Hammer Driver Drop Stamping Trade and Cook

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
    4%
  • Builders Labourer
    2%
  • Grocers Assistant
    2%
  • Hammer Driver Drop Stamping Trade
    2%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    50%
  • Incapacitated
    3%
  • Unpaid Domestic
    2%
  • Cook
    2%

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

True Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 55,000 census records available for the last name True. Like a window into their day-to-day life, True 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name True. 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 16,000 military records available for the last name True. For the veterans among your True ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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True Life Expectancy

What is the average True lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, True life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for True in 1945 was 33, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for True

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your True 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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