Lauterbach Family History

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Lauterbach Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of numerous places so named, compare Lauter, + Middle High German bach ‘stream’.

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

Similar surnames: Lautenbach, Laubach, Auerbach, Feuerbach, Fauerbach, Langenbach

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Lauterbach Family Origin

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Lauterbach Family Occupations

What did your Lauterbach ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Lauterbach occupation in the UK was Master Baker. 33% of Lauterbach's were Master Bakers. A less common occupation for the Lauterbach family was Telegraph Instrument Maker. Master Baker and Tailor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Lauterbach.

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  • Master Baker

  • Tailor

  • Telegraph Instrument Maker


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

Lauterbach Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Lauterbach. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lauterbach 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Lauterbach. 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 6,000 military records available for the last name Lauterbach. For the veterans among your Lauterbach ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lauterbach Life Expectancy

What is the average Lauterbach lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Lauterbach life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Lauterbach in 1948 was 51, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lauterbach

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lauterbach 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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