Draus Name Meaning

Polish: of uncertain derivation; perhaps taken from German draussen ‘outside’, thus meaning ‘outsider’, ‘someone who came from outside’.

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


Similar surnames: Drass, Kraus, Drach, Raus, Maus, Krans, Prus, Praus, Dragos, Braum

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Draus Family Origin

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Draus Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Farming

    33%

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In 1880, the most common Draus occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Draus's were Farmers. Farmer and Farming were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Draus.

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Draus Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Draus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Draus in 1963 was 66, and 86 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Draus

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