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Taussig Name Meaning

Jewish (from Bohemia): Germanized form of Toysk, the Yiddish name for the Czech town of Domažlice (see Taus).

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


Similar surnames: Taus, Bassin, Laessig, Tassi, Haessig, Tessin, Bassi, Lustig, Austin

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Taussig Family Origin

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Taussig Family Occupations

What did your Taussig ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Taussig family was Civil Engineer. Keeping House, Butcher and Chain Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Taussig. The most common Taussig occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 15% of Taussig's were Keeping Houses.

View Census data for Taussig | Data not to scale

  • Keeping House

    15%
  • Butcher

    10%
  • Chain Maker

    5%
  • Civil Engineer

    5%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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Taussig Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Taussig. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Taussig 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Taussig. 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 Taussig. For the veterans among your Taussig ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Taussig Life Expectancy

What is the average Taussig lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Taussig life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Taussig in 1961 was 66, and 91 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Taussig

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Taussig 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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