Straut Family History

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Straut Name Meaning

German: variant spelling of Strauth, a topographic name for someone who lived near a thicket, from Middle High German strut ‘scrub’, ‘thicket’.

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


Similar surnames: Traut, Straub, Strutt, Traub, Strauch, Street, Strouf, Trout, Kraut

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Straut Family Origin

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Straut Family Occupations

What did your Straut ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Keeps House

    6%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Straut family was Keeps House. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Straut. The most common Straut occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Straut's were Farmers.

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Straut Historical Records

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Straut Life Expectancy

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