Uphaus Family History

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Uphaus Name Meaning

Possibly an altered form of German Uphu(e)s, a habitational name from any of various places named Uphusen, for example in Saxony and Lower Saxony.

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


Similar surnames: Prause, Upham, Neuhaus, Schau, Thaut, Prus, Nyhus, Klaus, Uhls, Phaup

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Uphaus Family Origin

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Uphaus Family Occupations

What did your Uphaus ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Uphaus family was Keeping House. Farmer, Barber and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Uphaus. The most common Uphaus occupation in the USA was Farmer. 58% of Uphaus's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    58%
  • Barber

    8%
  • Grocer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    8%

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

Uphaus Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Uphaus. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Uphaus 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Uphaus. 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 Uphaus. For the veterans among your Uphaus ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Uphaus Life Expectancy

What is the average Uphaus lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Uphaus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Uphaus in 1962 was 71, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Uphaus

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Uphaus 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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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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