Rauser Family History

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Rauser Name Meaning

German: nickname for a noisy person, from an agent derivative of Middle High German rusen ‘to make a noise’, ‘to move noisily’ or from Early New High German raussen ‘to snore’.

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

Similar surnames: Fauser, Sauser, Krauser, Raser, Bauser, Rauber, Lauser, Rauner

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Rauser Family Origin

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Rauser Family Occupations

What did your Rauser ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Rauser occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Rauser's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Rauser family was Butcher. Farmer, Beer Hall and Brewer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rauser.

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  • Farmer

  • Beer Hall

  • Brewer

  • Butcher


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

Rauser Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Rauser. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rauser 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 463 immigration records available for the last name Rauser. 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 489 military records available for the last name Rauser. For the veterans among your Rauser ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rauser Life Expectancy

What is the average Rauser lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Rauser life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Rauser in 1941 was 55, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rauser

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rauser 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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