Raus Name Meaning

German: nickname for a noisy or raucous person, from Middle High German ruz ‘noise’.

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

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Raus Family Origin

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Raus Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • At Home

    4%
  • Baker

    4%

In 1880, the most common Raus occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Raus's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and At Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Raus. A less common occupation for the Raus family was Baker.

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Raus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Raus in 1955 was 56, and 86 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Raus

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