Auer Name Meaning

German (chiefly Bavaria): topographic name for someone living by a water meadow, German Au, or a habitational name for someone from a place named Au or Aue.

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


Similar surnames: Aue, Gauer, Mauer, Lauer, Tauer, Buer, Kauer, Duer, Dauer, Auker

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Auer Family Origin

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Auer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Tailor

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Auer family was Tailor. The most common Auer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Auer's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Auer.

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Auer Historical Records

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Auer Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Auer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Auer in 1945 was 29, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Auer

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