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  • Anna Barbara Lauer (1723 - 1769)
    Anna Barbara Frey was born on 27 September 1723, in Wingen, Bas-Rhin, Alsace, France, her father, Johann Peter Frey, was 34 and her mother, Anna Barbara Schmidt, was 27. She married Johann Michael Laue...
  • Elisabeth Lauer (1873 - d.)
    "Deutschland Geburten und Taufen, 1558-1898," database, FamilySearch ( : accessed 8 November 2015), Bartholomaeus Johmann in entry for Elisabeth Johmann, 03 Feb 1873; citing ; FHL microfilm 1,049,318."...
  • Emma Lauer (1838 - 1925)
    Birth record: Katholische Pfarrgemeinde Langenbrücken, Geburten 1838 No.54
  • Erna Esther Gerechter (1896 - 1942)
    Eintrag im »Gedenkbuch« des Bundesarchivs:Gerechter, Erna Esthergeb. Lauer geboren am 21. August 1896 in Leipzig/Sachsenwohnhaft in Berlin DEPORTATION ab Berlin 05. September 1942, RigaTODESDATUM 08. S...
  • Helene Lea Lauer (1877 - 1942)
    Eintrag im »Gedenkbuch« des Bundesarchivs: Lauer, Helene Helena Lea geb. Loewe geboren am 31. Juli 1877 in Dresden/Sachsen wohnhaft in Dresden DEPORTATION ab Dresden 01. Juli 1942, Th...

About the Lauer surname

Lauer Name Meaning German, Alsatian, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname from Middle High German lure, German Lauer ‘crafty or cunning person’, ‘cheat’ (apparently originally ‘one with narrowed eyes’).German: occupational name for a tanner, Middle High German lower, from lo ‘tannin’, which is extracted from the bark of trees.South German: habitational name from Lauer in Franconia, named from the stream on which it stands.