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Schaus Name Meaning

German: nickname for a simpleton, from a Rhenish Franconian and Lower Rhine dialect word, Schaus.

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


Similar surnames: Schaub, Schauss, Schaul, Schmaus, Schaum, Schauf, Schlup, Schur

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Schaus Family Origin

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Schaus Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Laborer

    16%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Artist

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Schaus family was Artist. The most common Schaus occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Schaus's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schaus.

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Schaus Historical Records

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Schaus Life Expectancy

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Famous Schaus Family

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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)

Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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