Trahern Family History

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Trahern Name Meaning

Welsh: from the personal name Trahaearn, composed of the elements tra ‘most’, ‘very’ + haearn ‘iron’. Compare Treharne.

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


Similar surnames: Ahern, Tjaden, Graper, Graven, Tamer, Braden, Raben, Taheri, Fraher

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Trahern Family Origin

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Trahern Family Occupations

What did your Trahern ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Trahern occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Trahern's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Trahern family was Keeping House. Farmer, Cattle Dealer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Trahern.

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Cattle Dealer

    11%
  • Farm Laborer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    11%

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

Trahern Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Trahern. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Trahern 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Trahern. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Trahern. For the veterans among your Trahern ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Trahern Life Expectancy

What is the average Trahern lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2003, in the United States, Trahern life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Trahern in 1964 was 83, and 74 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Trahern

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Trahern 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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