Lauster Family History

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Lauster Name Meaning

German: nickname for an eavesdropper or nosy person, from an agent derivative of Middle High German lustern ‘to eavesdrop’.

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


Similar surnames: Lauser, Rauser, Lauter, Laufer, Bauser, Hauter, Sauter, Deuster

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Lauster Family Origin

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Lauster Family Occupations

What did your Lauster ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Builders Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Lauster. 50% of Lauster men worked as a Builders Labourer and 80% of Lauster women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Lauster were Shoe Hand and Domestic Duties Unpaid

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Builders Labourer
    50%
  • Shoe Hand
    50%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    80%
  • Domestic Duties Unpaid
    20%

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

Lauster Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Lauster. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lauster 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 318 immigration records available for the last name Lauster. 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 360 military records available for the last name Lauster. For the veterans among your Lauster ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lauster Life Expectancy

What is the average Lauster lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Lauster life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Lauster in 1950 was 43, and 90 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lauster 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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