Traut Family History

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Traut Name Meaning

German: from Middle High German trut ‘dear’, ‘beloved’, or from a short form of a personal name formed with the same word. Compare Draudt.

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


Similar surnames: Thaut, Traum, Kraut, Traub, Straut, Draudt, Trout, Prast, Braun, Raum

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Traut Family Origin

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Traut Family Occupations

What did your Traut ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Traut. 10% of Traut men worked as a Farmer and 8% of Traut women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Traut were Truck Driver and Teacher

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    10%
  • Laborer
    9%
  • Farming
    4%
  • Truck Driver
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    8%
  • Secretary
    7%
  • Bookkeeper
    4%
  • Teacher
    4%

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

Traut Historical Records

What Traut family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Traut. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Traut 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Traut. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Traut. For the veterans among your Traut ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Traut Life Expectancy

What is the average Traut lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Traut life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Traut in 1959 was 42, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Traut

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Traut 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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