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Rauth Name Meaning

from Middle High German (ge)riute ‘clearing’, hence a topographic name for someone who lived in a clearing or occupational name for a clearer of woodland, or a habitational name from a place so named in Bavaria. American spelling of Rath.

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


Similar surnames: Raith, Rath, Routh, Rauch, Rush, Barth, Rausch, Baruth, Garth, Kath

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Rauth Family Origin

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Rauth Family Occupations

What did your Rauth ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Baker and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rauth. A less common occupation for the Rauth family was Jeweler. The most common Rauth occupation in the USA was Farmer. 12% of Rauth's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    12%
  • Baker

    5%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Jeweler

    5%

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Rauth Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Rauth Life Expectancy

What is the average Rauth lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Rauth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Rauth in 1962 was 71, and 73 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rauth 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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