Naus Name Meaning

Dutch: patronymic from a reduced form of the Middle Dutch personal name Arnoud (see Arnold). German: habitational name from places called Nausen (Lower Saxony) or Naus (near Trier).

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


Similar surnames: Nau, Naas, Gaus, Paus, Lau, Baust, Prus, Knaus, Nave, Kaus

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Naus Family Origin

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Naus Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Barber

    3%
  • Bookkeeper

    3%

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In 1880, the most common Naus occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Naus's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Barber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Naus. A less common occupation for the Naus family was Bookkeeper.

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Between 1963 and 2004, Naus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Naus in 1963 was 66, and 81 in 2004.

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