Haus Name Meaning

German: topographic and occupational name for someone who lived and worked in a great house, from Middle High German, Middle Low German hus ‘house’ (see Hausmann, and compare English House).

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


Similar surnames: Haut, Haas, Gaus, Hau, Paus, Hass, Maus, Lau, Hall, Daus

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Haus Family Origin

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Haus Family Occupations

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  • Assurance Agent

    33%
  • Local Based (Road & C)

    33%
  • Russ? Tool Worker (Tool Maker)

    33%

In 1881, the most common Haus occupation in the UK was Assurance Agent. 33% of Haus's were Assurance Agents. Assurance Agent and Local Based (Road & C) were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Haus. A less common occupation for the Haus family was Russ? Tool Worker (Tool Maker).

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Haus Historical Records

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Haus Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Haus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Haus in 1954 was 23, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Haus

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