Trivett Family History

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Trivett Name Meaning

English and French: from Middle English, Old French trivet, trevet ‘trivet’, ‘tripod’, presumably a nickname for someone who walked with a stick, or perhaps a metonymic occupational name for someone who made or used such articles.

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

Similar surnames: Rivett, Privett, Gravett, Rivet, Trippett, Tollett, Triplett, Brett

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Trivett Family Origin

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Trivett Family Occupations

What did your Trivett ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Trivett occupation in Canada was Laborer. 33% of Trivett's were Laborers. Laborer, Blacksmith and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Trivett. A less common occupation for the Trivett family was Engineer.

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  • Laborer

  • Blacksmith

  • Carpenter

  • Engineer


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

Trivett Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Trivett. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Trivett 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Trivett. 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 Trivett. For the veterans among your Trivett ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Trivett Life Expectancy

What is the average Trivett lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Trivett life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Trivett in 1946 was 28, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Trivett

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Trivett 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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