Straut Family History

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Straut Name Meaning

German: variant spelling of Strauth, a topographic name for someone who lived near a thicket, from Middle High German strut ‘scrub’, ‘thicket’.

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


Similar surnames: Traut, Straub, Strutt, Traub, Strauch, Street, Strouf, Trout, Kraut

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Straut Family Origin

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Straut Family Occupations

What did your Straut ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Retired and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Straut. 50% of Straut men worked as a Retired and 75% of Straut women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Straut were Testing Engineer Electric Supply Co and Unpaid Domestic Dut

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Retired
    50%
  • Testing Engineer Electric Supply Co
    50%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    75%
  • Unpaid Domestic Dut
    25%

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

Straut Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Straut. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Straut 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 271 immigration records available for the last name Straut. 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 508 military records available for the last name Straut. For the veterans among your Straut ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Straut Life Expectancy

What is the average Straut lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Straut life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Straut in 1964 was 78, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Straut

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Straut 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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