Laux Name Meaning

South German: from a vernacular form of the personal name Lucas.

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


Similar surnames: Lau, Lux, Laut, Laur, Luk, Nau, Lauf, Laun, Hau, Lax

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Laux Family Origin

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Laux Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Butcher

    4%
  • Laborer

    4%
  • Baker

    3%

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In 1880, the most common Laux occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Laux's were Farmers. Farmer, Butcher and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Laux. A less common occupation for the Laux family was Baker.

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Laux Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Laux life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Laux in 1944 was 25, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Laux

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