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Baus Name Meaning

of Slavic origin but uncertain meaning. perhaps from a Swabian dialect word meaning ‘armful’, ‘great many’, ‘feast’, and hence a nickname for a gourmand. Compare Faus.

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


Similar surnames: Bass, Bau, Brus, Baum, Haus, Paus, Daus, Buus, Bayus, Faus

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Baus Family Origin

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Baus Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Baus occupation in the USA was Laborer. 27% of Baus's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Baus. A less common occupation for the Baus family was Tailor.

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  • Laborer

    27%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Tailor

    5%

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Baus Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Baus. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Baus 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Baus. 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 Baus. For the veterans among your Baus ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Baus Life Expectancy

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Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Baus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Baus in 1956 was 50, and 76 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Baus 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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