Trust Family History

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Trust Name Meaning

English (Devon): unexplained; perhaps a variant of Trist, from Middle English triste ‘hunting station’ (Old French triste), hence probably a metonymic occupational name for someone whose job was to look after the hounds or organize the hunt. Altered form of Trost.

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

Similar surnames: Brust, Rust, Crust, Truss, Rush, Trout, Brush, Trost, Drust, Test

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Trust Family Origin

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Trust Family Occupations

What did your Trust ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Annuitant, Blacksmith and Bricklayer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Trust. The most common Trust occupation in the UK was Annuitant. 10% of Trust's were Annuitants. A less common occupation for the Trust family was Fish Carrier.

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  • Annuitant

  • Blacksmith

  • Bricklayer

  • Fish Carrier


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

Trust Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Trust. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Trust 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 650 immigration records available for the last name Trust. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Trust. For the veterans among your Trust ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Trust Life Expectancy

What is the average Trust lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Trust life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Trust in 1957 was 56, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Trust

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Trust 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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