Nauss Family History

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Nauss Name Meaning

German: variant of Naus.

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

Similar surnames: Hauss, Fauss, Mauss, Nuss, Nass, Naus, Gauss, Knauss, Faus, Tuss

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Nauss Family Origin

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Nauss Family Occupations

What did your Nauss ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Nauss occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 12% of Nauss's were Carpenters. A less common occupation for the Nauss family was Tinsmith. Carpenter, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nauss.

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  • Carpenter

  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Tinsmith


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

Nauss Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Nauss. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nauss 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 613 immigration records available for the last name Nauss. 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 645 military records available for the last name Nauss. For the veterans among your Nauss ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nauss Life Expectancy

What is the average Nauss lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Nauss life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Nauss in 1957 was 54, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nauss

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nauss 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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