Hauer Family History

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Hauer Name Meaning

German: literally ‘cutter’ or ‘chopper’, Middle High German houwer (an agent derivative of houwen ‘to chop’), an occupational name for a woodcutter, a butcher, or a stonemason.

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

Similar surnames: Hager, Hauter, Hayer, Harer, Hauber, Lauer, Hader, Heuer, Gauer

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Hauer Family Origin

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Hauer Family Occupations

What did your Hauer ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Hauer. 18% of Hauer men worked as a Farmer and 12% of Hauer women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hauer were Salesman and Cook

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Clerk
  • Salesman

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
  • Clerk
  • Teacher
  • Cook

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

Hauer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Hauer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hauer 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Hauer. 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 7,000 military records available for the last name Hauer. For the veterans among your Hauer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hauer Life Expectancy

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Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Hauer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Hauer in 1947 was 33, and 70 in 2004.

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