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Fauth Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a steward or bailiff, from a South German dialect form of Vogt.

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

Similar surnames: Fath, Fait, Rauth, Auth, Lauth, Rath, Fruth, Vath, Rauch, Mauthe

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Where is the Fauth family from?

You can see how Fauth families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Fauth family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Fauth families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 7 Fauth families living in Alberta. This was about 78% of all the recorded Fauth's in Canada. Alberta had the highest population of Fauth families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Fauth surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Fauth ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Fauth. .

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

Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
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Census Records

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Fauth. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fauth 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Fauth. 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 Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Fauth. For the veterans among your Fauth ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Fauth lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Fauth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Fauth in 1944 was 18, and 82 in 2004.

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