Plaut Name Meaning

North German: from Middle Low German plaut ‘short and broad bayonet’, or ‘blunt knife’, hence a nickname for a heavy, clumsy fellow or a lout.

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


Similar surnames: Platt, Lau, Plitt, Plass, Prast, Plum, Klatt, Platz, Pluth, Plate

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Plaut Family Origin

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Plaut Family Occupations

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  • Keeps Notion Store

    18%
  • Barber

    9%
  • Butches Store

    9%
  • Carpet Merchant

    9%

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In 1880, Keeps Notion Store, Barber and Butches Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Plaut. The most common Plaut occupation in the USA was Keeps Notion Store. 18% of Plaut's were Keeps Notion Stores. A less common occupation for the Plaut family was Carpet Merchant.

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Plaut Historical Records

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Plaut Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1957 and 2004, Plaut life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Plaut in 1957 was 58, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Plaut

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