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Origins of the Tran surname

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About the Trans

We have a total number of 831 records for people with the last name Tran.

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Where do most Trans live?

In 1921, most Trans lived in Yorkshire.

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Interesting facts about Trans

How common is your surname?

You have a rare surname! It's not in the top 1000 UK surnames!

We have 572 records for the Tran surname. The oldest one dates back to 1820.

Who were Trans most likely to marry?

Our Marriage record sets tell us which families married Trans.

What are the most common Tran first names?

  • John
  • David
  • Jennifer
  • Mary

Our birth record sets tell us the names of Tran family members

Common jobs for Trans

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Trans in 1921


Yarn Winder


Cotton Weaver


Factory Reeler


Farmers Daughter


Common Male occupations for Trans in 1921


Cabinet Maker




General Labourer




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