Strub Family History

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Strub Name Meaning

German: nickname for someone with stiff, bristly hair, from Middle Low German struf, Middle High German strup ‘unkempt’, ‘rough’. Compare Struve.

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

Similar surnames: Straub, Staub, Strupp, Strutz, Stroh, Taub, Strunk, Struve, Traub

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Strub Family Origin

Where is the Strub family from?

Strub Family Occupations

What did your Strub ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Strub occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Strub's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Strub. A less common occupation for the Strub family was Stone Mason.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Stone Mason


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

Strub Historical Records

What Strub family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Strub. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Strub 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Strub. 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 Strub. For the veterans among your Strub ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Strub Life Expectancy

What is the average Strub lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Strub life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Strub in 1959 was 50, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Strub

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Strub 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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