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Mauter Family History

Mauter Name Meaning

German and Alsatian: occupational name from Middle High German mūtære ‘collector of tolls or customs duty’. This surname has apparently died out in Alsace. Compare Mautner .

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

Similar surnames: Mautner, Malter, Sauter, Lauter, Hauter, Mauser, Maurer, Master

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Where is the Mauter family from?

You can see how Mauter families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Mauter family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Scotland between 1841 and 1920. The most Mauter families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 19 Mauter families living in Ohio. This was about 66% of all the recorded Mauter's in USA. Ohio had the highest population of Mauter families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Mauter surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Mauter ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the USA named Mauter. 36% of Mauter men worked as a Farmer. .

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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.

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Farmer
  • Farming
  • Clerk
  • Delivery Man
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Mauter. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mauter 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 145 immigration records available for the last name Mauter. 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 211 military records available for the last name Mauter. For the veterans among your Mauter ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Mauter lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Mauter life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Mauter in 1963 was 79, and 73 in 2003.

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