Naus Name Meaning

Dutch: patronymic from a reduced form of the Middle Dutch personal name Arnoud (see Arnold). German: habitational name from places called Nausen (Lower Saxony) or Naus (near Trier).

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


Similar surnames: Nau, Naas, Gaus, Paus, Lau, Baust, Prus, Knaus, Nave, Kaus

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Naus Family Origin

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Naus Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    64%
  • Farmer Son

    27%
  • Servant

    9%

In 1881, the most common Naus occupation in Canada was Farmer. 64% of Naus's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Naus family was Servant. Farmer and Farmer Son were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Naus.

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Between 1963 and 2004, Naus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Naus in 1963 was 66, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Naus

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