Lauster Family History

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Lauster Name Meaning

German: nickname for an eavesdropper or nosy person, from an agent derivative of Middle High German lustern ‘to eavesdrop’.

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


Similar surnames: Lauser, Rauser, Lauter, Laufer, Bauser, Hauter, Sauter, Deuster

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Lauster Family Origin

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Lauster Family Occupations

What did your Lauster ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Baker, Butcher and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lauster. A less common occupation for the Lauster family was Farm. The most common Lauster occupation in the USA was Baker. 20% of Lauster's were Bakers.

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  • Baker

    20%
  • Butcher

    20%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Farm

    7%

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

Lauster Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Lauster Life Expectancy

What is the average Lauster lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Lauster life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Lauster in 1950 was 43, and 90 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lauster

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lauster 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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