Thrash Family History

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Thrash Name Meaning

English: unexplained; possibly an altered form of Thrush. Possibly an Americanized form of German Dresch.

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

Similar surnames: Thrush, Rash, Brash, Tokash, Thrasher, Trach, Rush, Fresh, Thach

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Thrash Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Thrash name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Thrash. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Cameroon, Congo, & Southern Bantu Peoples


  • Germanic Europe


  • Benin/Togo


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Thrash Family Origin

Where is the Thrash family from?

Thrash Family Occupations

What did your Thrash ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Thrash occupation in the USA was Farmer. 59% of Thrash's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Thrash family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Thrash.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farming

  • Farm Laborer


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

Thrash Historical Records

What Thrash family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 13,000 census records available for the last name Thrash. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Thrash 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 375 immigration records available for the last name Thrash. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, 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 Thrash. For the veterans among your Thrash ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Thrash Life Expectancy

What is the average Thrash lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Thrash life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Thrash in 1953 was 49, and 76 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Thrash 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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