Tauber Family History

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Tauber Name Meaning

German: variant of Taube 1 ‘pigeon’, ‘dove’. The -er inflection denotes the male bird, but in most cases this is an occupational name for a pigeon breeder, from an agent noun derivative ending in -er(t). German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Taub 2, with the strong inflectional ending -er, originally used before a male personal name. German: occupational name for a player of the horn or a similar musical instrument, Middle High German toubære.

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

Similar surnames: Taube, Taubert, Hauber, Sauber, Tauer, Stauber, Glauber, Laufer

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Tauber Family Origin

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Tauber Family Occupations

What did your Tauber ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Tauber occupation in the USA was Laborer. 11% of Tauber's were Laborers. Laborer, Tailor and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tauber. A less common occupation for the Tauber family was Blacksmith.

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  • Laborer

  • Tailor

  • Baker

  • Blacksmith


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Tauber Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Tauber. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tauber 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Tauber. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Tauber. For the veterans among your Tauber ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tauber Life Expectancy

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Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Tauber life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Tauber in 1948 was 50, and 76 in 2004.

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