Rauen Family History

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Rauen Name Meaning

variant of Rau 1. perhaps a topographic name from a place named die kalte Raue, in northern Germany denoting a wild, wooded area.

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

Similar surnames: Raun, Raden, Raben, Ruen, Ramel, Aue, Ragen, Maren, Rauch, Raue

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Rauen Family Origin

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Rauen Family Occupations

What did your Rauen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Saloon Keeper and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rauen. A less common occupation for the Rauen family was Water Dept. Tapper. The most common Rauen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Rauen's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Saloon Keeper

  • Carpenter

  • Water Dept. Tapper


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

Rauen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Rauen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rauen 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 355 immigration records available for the last name Rauen. 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 816 military records available for the last name Rauen. For the veterans among your Rauen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rauen Life Expectancy

What is the average Rauen lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Rauen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Rauen in 1963 was 62, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rauen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rauen 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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