Rauth Family History

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Rauth Name Meaning

from Middle High German (ge)riute ‘clearing’, hence a topographic name for someone who lived in a clearing or occupational name for a clearer of woodland, or a habitational name from a place so named in Bavaria. American spelling of Rath.

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

Similar surnames: Raith, Rath, Routh, Rauch, Rush, Barth, Rausch, Baruth, Garth, Kath

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Rauth Family Origin

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Rauth Family Occupations

What did your Rauth ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Bricklayer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Rauth. 20% of Rauth men worked as a Bricklayer and 43% of Rauth women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Rauth were Foreman Waymaker And Pattern Maker Inst and Sewing Machinist

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Bricklayer
  • Caretaker Attendant Watch
  • Clogger
  • Foreman Waymaker And Pattern Maker Inst

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Barket Maker (retired)
  • Laundry Receiving Officer
  • Sewing Machinist

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

Rauth Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Rauth. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rauth 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Rauth. 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 Rauth. For the veterans among your Rauth ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rauth Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Rauth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Rauth in 1962 was 71, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rauth

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