Straub Family History

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Straub Name Meaning

German (Austria): nickname from Middle High German strup ‘rough’, ‘unkempt’.

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

Similar surnames: Strub, Staub, Traub, Straut, Strauss, Taub, Strahl, Traum, Schaub

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Straub Family Origin

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Straub Family Occupations

What did your Straub ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Retired were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Straub. 58% of Straub men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Glazier
  • Inspecteur

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Retired

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Straub Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 42,000 census records available for the last name Straub. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Straub 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 7,000 immigration records available for the last name Straub. 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 16,000 military records available for the last name Straub. For the veterans among your Straub ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Straub Life Expectancy

What is the average Straub lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Straub life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1946. The average life expectancy for Straub in 1946 was 100, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Straub

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Straub 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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