Trevor Family History

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Trevor Name Meaning

Welsh: habitational name from any of the numerous places in Wales, in particular the one near Denbigh, so named from Welsh tre(f) ‘homestead’, ‘settlement’ + a mutated form of mawr ‘large’. Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Treabhair ‘descendant of Treabhar’, a byname meaning ‘industrious’, ‘prudent’.

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

Similar surnames: Troy, Trover, Reker, Treon, Devol, Trejo, Gregor, Prior, Traver, Teer

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Trevor Family Origin

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Trevor Family Occupations

What did your Trevor ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Trevor.

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer

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Trevor Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Draft Card

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Trevor. For the veterans among your Trevor ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Trevor Life Expectancy

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Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Trevor life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Trevor in 1954 was 62, and 95 in 2004.

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