Mauser Family History

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Mauser Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a mouse-catcher, from Middle High German mus ‘mouse’ + the agent suffix -er.

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

Similar surnames: Meuser, Maurer, Sauser, Hauser, Maser, Mauter, Bauser, Lauser, Rauser

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Mauser Family Origin

Where is the Mauser family from?

Mauser Family Occupations

What did your Mauser ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Mauser family was Laborer. Farmer, Apprentice and Lab were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mauser. The most common Mauser occupation in Canada was Farmer. 43% of Mauser's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Apprentice

  • Lab

  • Laborer


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

Mauser Historical Records

What Mauser family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Mauser. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mauser 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Mauser. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Mauser. For the veterans among your Mauser ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mauser Life Expectancy

What is the average Mauser lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Mauser life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Mauser in 1951 was 47, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mauser

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mauser 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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