Karau Family History

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Karau Name Meaning

German: variant of Karas 1.

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

Similar surnames: Karas, Unrau, Karan, Karle, Kau, Kaas, Karre, Kari, Kanan, Karpe

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Karau Family Origin

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Karau Family Occupations

What did your Karau ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Waitress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Karau. 60% of Karau men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Clerk

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Waitress

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Karau Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 760 census records available for the last name Karau. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Karau 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 133 immigration records available for the last name Karau. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 229 military records available for the last name Karau. For the veterans among your Karau ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Karau Life Expectancy

What is the average Karau lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Karau life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Karau in 1956 was 64, and 56 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Karau 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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