Unrath Family History

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Unrath Name Meaning

German: nickname for an unfortunate person, from Middle High German unrat ‘need’, ‘disaster’.

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

Similar surnames: Unruh, Rath, Knoth, Drath, Kamrath, Drach, Fruth, Vath, Kath, Unrau

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Unrath Family Origin

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Unrath Family Occupations

What did your Unrath ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Unrath family was K. H.. Farmer, Cabinet Maker & Joiner and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Unrath. The most common Unrath occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Unrath's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Cabinet Maker & Joiner

  • Grocer

  • K. H.


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

Unrath Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Unrath. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Unrath 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 444 immigration records available for the last name Unrath. 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 378 military records available for the last name Unrath. For the veterans among your Unrath ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Unrath Life Expectancy

What is the average Unrath lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Unrath life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Unrath in 1959 was 49, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Unrath

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Unrath 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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