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Draus Name Meaning

Polish: of uncertain derivation; perhaps taken from German draussen ‘outside’, thus meaning ‘outsider’, ‘someone who came from outside’.

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


Similar surnames: Drass, Kraus, Drach, Raus, Maus, Krans, Prus, Praus, Dragos, Braum

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Draus Family Origin

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Draus Family Occupations

What did your Draus ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Draus occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Draus's were Farmers. Farmer and Farming were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Draus.

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Farming

    33%

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

Draus Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Draus. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Draus 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 Draus. 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 Draus. For the veterans among your Draus ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Draus Life Expectancy

What is the average Draus lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Draus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Draus in 1963 was 66, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Draus

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Draus 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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