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Trees Family History

Trees Name Meaning

English: variant of Treece.

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


Similar surnames: Treen, Treese, Treas, Crees, Tress, Rees, Frees, Trew, Toles, Teer

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Where is the Trees family from?

You can see how Trees families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Trees family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Trees families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1911 there were 11 Trees families living in Ontario. This was about 92% of all the recorded Trees's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Trees families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Trees surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Trees ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Trees. 20% of Trees men worked as a Salesman and 35% of Trees women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Trees were Operator and Housekeeper.

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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.

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Salesman
    20%
  • Laborer
    16%
  • Farmer
    14%
  • Operator
    9%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    35%
  • Teacher
    11%
  • Stenographer
    11%
  • Housekeeper
    11%
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Census Records

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Trees. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Trees 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 844 immigration records available for the last name Trees. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Trees. For the veterans among your Trees ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Trees lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Trees life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Trees in 1943 was 26, and 84 in 2004.

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