Naus Family History

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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

What did your Naus ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Naus. 15% of Naus men worked as a Laborer and 7% of Naus women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Naus were Salesman and Assembler

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Cabinet Maker
  • Salesman

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • New Worker
  • Waitress
  • Assembler

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

Naus Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Naus. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Naus 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 303 immigration records available for the last name Naus. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Naus. For the veterans among your Naus ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Naus Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, 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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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Naus 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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