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Treen Name Meaning

Cornish: habitational name from places so named in the parishes of Zennor and St. Levan, both of which appear earlier in the form Trethyn, from Cornish tre ‘homestead’, ‘settlement’ + dyn ‘fort’. English: variant of Treece, from a form with the weak plural ending.

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


Similar surnames: Treon, Trevena, Green, Street, Breden, Trees, Uren, Breed, Ree, Rein

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Where is the Treen family from?

You can see how Treen families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Treen family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Treen families were found in the UK in 1891. In 1911 there were 69 Treen families living in Nova Scotia. This was about 62% of all the recorded Treen's in Canada. Nova Scotia had the highest population of Treen families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Treen surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Treen ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Treen. 62% of Treen men worked as a Farmer.

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

Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    62%
  • Agent
    24%
  • Labourer
    16%
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Census Records

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Treen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Treen census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Treen. 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 Cards

There are 929 military records available for the last name Treen. For the veterans among your Treen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Treen lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Treen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Treen in 1958 was 45, and 85 in 2004.

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