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Baldauf Name Meaning

South German: from the Germanic personal name Baldolf (‘bold wolf’), altered by folk etymology as if it were a combination of Middle High German bald ‘soon’ + auf ‘up’ (earlier uf), and hence taken as a nickname for a rash or intolerant person, quick to judge, or for an early riser.

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


Similar surnames: Blau, Bald, Zulauf, Baldwin, Baldus, Balduf, Baldry, Umlauf, Baldner

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Baldauf Family Origin

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Baldauf Family Occupations

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In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Baldauf. A less common occupation for the Baldauf family was Basket Maker. The most common Baldauf occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Baldauf's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Basket Maker

    3%

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Baldauf Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Baldauf. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Baldauf 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Baldauf. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Baldauf. For the veterans among your Baldauf ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Baldauf Life Expectancy

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Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Baldauf life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Baldauf in 1951 was 44, and 82 in 2004.

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