Vause Family History

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Vause Name Meaning

habitational name, a variant of Vaux. There are a number of early English examples of the name with articles rather than prepositions, which Reaney explains as being from a southern form of Middle English faus ‘false’, ‘untrustworthy’ (late Old English fals, from Latin falsus, reinforced by Old French fals, faus from the same source).

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


Similar surnames: Sause, Halse, Gause, Hase, Paule, Aube, Causey, Baust, Rouse, Sasse

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Vause Family Origin

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Vause Family Occupations

What did your Vause ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Vause family was Farming. The most common Vause occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Vause's were Farmers. Farmer, Farmer Lab and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Vause.

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Farmer Lab

    12%
  • Farm Laborer

    8%
  • Farming

    8%

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Vause Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Vause Life Expectancy

What is the average Vause lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Vause life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Vause in 1949 was 38, and 70 in 2004.

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