Traub Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): metonymic occupational name for a wine-grower, from Middle High German trube ‘bunch of grapes’, German Traube. In some cases the German name may originally have been habitational, for someone who lived at a house marked with the sign of a bunch of grapes, while the Jewish surname was often an ornamental adoption.

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


Similar surnames: Traum, Taube, Taub, Staub, Trapp, Grau, Traut, Treu, Braun, Straub

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Traub Family Origin

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Traub Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    16%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Shoemaker

    7%
  • Tailor

    5%

In 1880, the most common Traub occupation in the USA was Farmer. 16% of Traub's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Traub family was Tailor. Farmer, Laborer and Shoemaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Traub.

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Traub Life Expectancy

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Between 1945 and 2004, Traub life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Traub in 1945 was 26, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Traub

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