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Strauch Family History

Strauch Name Meaning

German: topographic name from Middle High German struch ‘bush’, ‘brush’, or a habitational name from places so called in Saxony and Bohemia.

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


Similar surnames: Stauch, Strauss, Streich, Struck, Rauch, Straut, Traugh, Such, Brauch

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Where is the Strauch family from?

You can see how Strauch families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Strauch family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Strauch families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 2 Strauch families living in Alberta. This was about 67% of all the recorded Strauch's in Canada. Alberta had the highest population of Strauch families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Strauch surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Strauch ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Strauch. .

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

Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    100%
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Census Records

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Strauch. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Strauch census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Strauch. 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 Cards

There are 6,000 military records available for the last name Strauch. For the veterans among your Strauch ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Strauch lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Strauch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Strauch in 1944 was 29, and 81 in 2004.

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