Truett Family History

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Truett Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Trewhitt in Northumbria, named from Old Norse tyri ‘dry resinous wood’ + possibly an Old English wiht ‘river bend’.

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

Similar surnames: Strutt, Trent, Trust, Arnett, Errett, Frett, Trivett, Tutt, Brett

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Truett Family Origin

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Truett Family Occupations

What did your Truett ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Beer House Keeper, Builders Laborer and Engine Driver (Staty) were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Truett. A less common occupation for the Truett family was Fishmonger. The most common Truett occupation in the UK was Beer House Keeper. 13% of Truett's were Beer House Keepers.

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  • Beer House Keeper

  • Builders Laborer

  • Engine Driver (Staty)

  • Fishmonger


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Truett ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Truett Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 13,000 census records available for the last name Truett. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Truett 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 583 immigration records available for the last name Truett. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Truett. For the veterans among your Truett ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Truett Life Expectancy

What is the average Truett lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Truett life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Truett in 1946 was 40, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Truett

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Truett 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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