Rauber Family History

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Rauber Name Meaning

German (Räuber), Swiss German: derogatory nickname, from Middle High German roubære ‘robber’, ‘bandit’, ‘highwayman’ (from roub, roup ‘booty’, ‘spoils’).

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

Similar surnames: Rauser, Sauber, Rauner, Tauber, Hauber, Reuter, Rauer, Laufer, Raber

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Rauber Family Origin

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Rauber Family Occupations

What did your Rauber ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rauber. A less common occupation for the Rauber family was Keeping House. The most common Rauber occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Rauber's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farming

  • Keeping House


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Rauber Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Rauber. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rauber 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Rauber. 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 Rauber. For the veterans among your Rauber ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rauber Life Expectancy

What is the average Rauber lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Rauber life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Rauber in 1949 was 44, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rauber

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rauber 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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