Trout Family History

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Trout Name Meaning

English: from Middle English trowte ‘trout’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a fisherman, or a nickname for someone supposedly resembling the fish. Altered spelling of German Traut.

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

Similar surnames: Rout, Grout, Tout, Roup, Troup, Troy, Trott, Trost, Traut, Crout

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Trout Family Origin

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Trout Family Occupations

What did your Trout ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Nil were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Trout. 43% of Trout men worked as a Farmer and 50% of Trout women worked as a Nil. Some less common occupations for Americans named Trout were Porter and Teacher

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Trapper
  • Machinist
  • Porter

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Nil
  • Student
  • Teacher

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

Trout Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 66,000 census records available for the last name Trout. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Trout 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Trout. 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 16,000 military records available for the last name Trout. For the veterans among your Trout ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Trout Life Expectancy

What is the average Trout lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Trout life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Trout in 1940 was 44, and 75 in 2004.

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