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Dauber Family History

Dauber Name Meaning

English: occupational name from Middle English daubere, Old French daubier ‘whitewasher’, ‘plasterer’. German: variant of Tauber or a habitational name from Dauba, near Aussig, now in Czech Republic.

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


Similar surnames: Tauber, Daube, Arber, Daubner, Hauber, Barber, Laufer, Daubert

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Where is the Dauber family from?

You can see how Dauber families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Dauber family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Dauber families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1840 there was 1 Dauber family living in Ohio. This was 100% of all the recorded Dauber's in the USA. Ohio had the highest population of Dauber families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Dauber surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Dauber ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Secretary were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Dauber. 19% of Dauber men worked as a Farmer and 25% of Dauber women worked as a Secretary. Some less common occupations for Americans named Dauber were Manager and Farmer.

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

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    19%
  • Salesman
    13%
  • Laborer
    9%
  • Manager
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Secretary
    25%
  • Stenographer
    20%
  • Saleslady
    15%
  • Farmer
    10%
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Census Records

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Dauber. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dauber census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Dauber. 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 Cards

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

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What is the average Dauber lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Dauber life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Dauber in 1950 was 41, and 71 in 2004.

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