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Trnesdale Family History

Trnesdale Surname Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Truesdale, Teesdale, Trousdale, Lonsdale, Dinsdale, Iredale, Ragsdale

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Where is the Trnesdale family from?

You can see how Trnesdale families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Trnesdale family name was found in Scotland in 1901. In 1901 there were 3 Trnesdale families living in Lanarkshire. This was 100% of all the recorded Trnesdale's in Scotland. Lanarkshire had the highest population of Trnesdale families in 1901.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Trnesdale surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Trnesdale ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 15 census records available for the last name Trnesdale. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Trnesdale 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Trnesdale. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 8 military records available for the last name Trnesdale. For the veterans among your Trnesdale ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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