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Lautenbach Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of the places called Lautenbach (Upper Rhine) which is named with the ancient Germanic elements hlutra ‘pure clear’ + bach ‘stream’.

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


Similar surnames: Lauterbach, Laudenbach, Kaltenbach, Langenbach, Aulenbach, Kallenbach

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Where is the Lautenbach family from?

You can see how Lautenbach families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Lautenbach family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Lautenbach families were found in USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 21 Lautenbach families living in Wisconsin. This was about 26% of all the recorded Lautenbach's in USA. Wisconsin had the highest population of Lautenbach families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Lautenbach surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Lautenbach ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Lautenbach. 22% of Lautenbach men worked as a Farmer and 50% of Lautenbach women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Lautenbach were Farming and Housewife. .

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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
    22%
  • Laborer
    18%
  • Bartender
    9%
  • Farming
    7%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Teacher
    50%
  • Clerk
    30%
  • Housewife
    20%
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Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Lautenbach. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lautenbach 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 754 immigration records available for the last name Lautenbach. 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 831 military records available for the last name Lautenbach. For the veterans among your Lautenbach ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Lautenbach lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Lautenbach life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Lautenbach in 1953 was 39, and 63 in 2004.

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