Trobaugh Family History

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Trobaugh Name Meaning

Americanized form of a German habitational name, probably Trabach (now called Traben-Trabach) on the Mosel River.

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

Similar surnames: Grubaugh, Arbaugh, Cobaugh, Tombaugh, Lobaugh, Amsbaugh, Crubaugh

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Trobaugh Family Origin

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Trobaugh Family Occupations

What did your Trobaugh ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Trobaugh. 20% of Trobaugh men worked as a Laborer and 8% of Trobaugh women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Trobaugh were Carpenter and Attendant

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Farming
  • Carpenter

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Saleslady
  • Teacher
  • Attendant

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

Trobaugh Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Trobaugh. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Trobaugh 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 80 immigration records available for the last name Trobaugh. 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 940 military records available for the last name Trobaugh. For the veterans among your Trobaugh ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Trobaugh Life Expectancy

What is the average Trobaugh lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Trobaugh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Trobaugh in 1946 was 40, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Trobaugh

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Trobaugh 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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