Mauer Name Meaning

German: variant of Maurer. German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): topographic name for someone who lived by a wall, Middle High German mure, German Mauer. As a Jewish name it can be ornamental.

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


Similar surnames: Maurer, Bauer, Lauer, Maser, Kauer, Gauer, Majer, Mager, Sauer, Mayer

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Mauer Family Origin

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Mauer Family Occupations

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  • Flax Merchant

    25%
  • House Painter

    25%
  • None

    25%
  • Tailor

    25%

In 1881, Flax Merchant, House Painter and None were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mauer. The most common Mauer occupation in the UK was Flax Merchant. 25% of Mauer's were Flax Merchants. A less common occupation for the Mauer family was Tailor.

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Mauer Historical Records

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Mauer Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Mauer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Mauer in 1954 was 28, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mauer

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