Reukauf Family History

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Reukauf Name Meaning

German: nickname from Middle High German riuwe kouf ‘compensation paid for backing out of a contract’ (literally ‘regret purchase’).

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

Similar surnames: Zulauf, Neukam, Neuhaus, Weinkauf, Rehkopf, Reiff, Kauk, Roskam

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Reukauf Family Origin

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Reukauf Family Occupations

What did your Reukauf ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Reukauf occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Reukauf's were Farmers. Farmer and Keeps Hotel were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Reukauf. A less common occupation for the Reukauf family was Saloon Keeper.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeps Hotel

  • Saloon Keeper


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Reukauf Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 720 census records available for the last name Reukauf. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Reukauf 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 118 immigration records available for the last name Reukauf. 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 208 military records available for the last name Reukauf. For the veterans among your Reukauf ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Reukauf Life Expectancy

What is the average Reukauf lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Reukauf life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Reukauf in 1964 was 74, and 66 in 2004.

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