Stauss Family History

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Stauss Name Meaning

South German: nickname from Middle High German stuz ‘buttocks’.

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


Similar surnames: Strauss, Staub, Stoss, Staude, Stauch, Stauff, Staves, Struss, Fauss

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Stauss Family Origin

Where is the Stauss family from?

Stauss Family Occupations

What did your Stauss ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Stauss family was Barber. The most common Stauss occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Stauss's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Stone Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stauss.

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Stone Mason

    7%
  • Barber

    3%

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

Stauss Historical Records

What Stauss family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Stauss. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Stauss census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Stauss

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Stauss. 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 Stauss. For the veterans among your Stauss ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Stauss Life Expectancy

What is the average Stauss lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Stauss life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Stauss in 1959 was 55, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Stauss

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Stauss 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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