Rauen Name Meaning

variant of Rau 1. perhaps a topographic name from a place named die kalte Raue, in northern Germany denoting a wild, wooded area.

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


Similar surnames: Raun, Raden, Raben, Ruen, Ramel, Aue, Ragen, Maren, Rauch, Raue

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Rauen Family Origin

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Rauen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Saloon Keeper

    29%
  • Carpenter

    14%
  • Water Dept. Tapper

    14%

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In 1880, the most common Rauen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Rauen's were Farmers. Farmer, Saloon Keeper and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rauen. A less common occupation for the Rauen family was Water Dept. Tapper.

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Rauen Historical Records

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Rauen Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Rauen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Rauen in 1963 was 62, and 68 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rauen

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