Lauth Family History

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Lauth Name Meaning

German: from a Germanic personal name, Luto, a pet form of compound names with the Germanic element lut, hluda ‘clear’, ‘fame’. Compare Ludwig.

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

Similar surnames: Laut, Auth, Luthi, Lutz, Fauth, Louth, Lueth, Ruth, Rauth, Lau

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Lauth Family Origin

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Lauth Family Occupations

What did your Lauth ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Lauth occupation in the USA was Glass Blower. 7% of Lauth's were Glass Blowers. A less common occupation for the Lauth family was Cooper. Glass Blower, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lauth.

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  • Glass Blower

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • Cooper


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Lauth Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Lauth. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lauth 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 960 immigration records available for the last name Lauth. 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 Lauth. For the veterans among your Lauth ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lauth Life Expectancy

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Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Lauth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Lauth in 1942 was 35, and 82 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lauth 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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