Rauer Family History

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Rauer Name Meaning

from Middle High German ruh ‘rough’, a nickname for an unkempt individual. in some instances a variant of Rauner 1.

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

Similar surnames: Kauer, Rauser, Mauer, Bauer, Reuer, Rauner, Sauer, Raser, Raber

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Rauer Family Origin

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Rauer Family Occupations

What did your Rauer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Rauer family was Farmer. Keeping House, Clerk In Store and Collector ... were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rauer. The most common Rauer occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 29% of Rauer's were Keeping Houses.

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  • Keeping House

  • Clerk In Store

  • Collector ...

  • Farmer


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

Rauer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Rauer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rauer 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Rauer. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Rauer. For the veterans among your Rauer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rauer Life Expectancy

What is the average Rauer lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Rauer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Rauer in 1955 was 46, and 71 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rauer 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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