Taus Family History

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Taus Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic) and German (also Tauss): habitational name from Taus in Bohemia (Czech Domažlice, Yiddish Toysk).

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

Similar surnames: Maus, Kaus, Naus, Faust, Tyus, Taul, Prus, Gaus, Taub, Haus

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Taus Family Origin

Where is the Taus family from?

Taus Family Occupations

What did your Taus ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Taus family was Ship Corker. The most common Taus occupation in the USA was Barber. 33% of Taus's were Barbers. Barber and Insurance Agent were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Taus.

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  • Barber

  • Insurance Agent

  • Ship Corker


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

Taus Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Taus. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Taus 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 655 immigration records available for the last name Taus. 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 612 military records available for the last name Taus. For the veterans among your Taus ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Taus Life Expectancy

What is the average Taus lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Taus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Taus in 1963 was 69, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Taus

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Taus 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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