Paulus Family History

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Paulus Name Meaning

German and Dutch: humanistic name, a Latinized form of Paul.

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


Similar surnames: Pawlus, Pauls, Paulos, Paul, Pauli, Paulhus, Paule, Paulin, Pallas

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Paulus Family Origin

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Paulus Family Occupations

What did your Paulus ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Paulus family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Paulus. The most common Paulus occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Paulus's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    3%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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

Paulus Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Paulus Life Expectancy

What is the average Paulus lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Paulus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Paulus in 1941 was 49, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Paulus

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Paulus 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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