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  • 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. ...
  • Elise Lauer (Frühwein) (1882 - d.)
    At the age of 18 years she emigrated to her mother in the United States. In 1947 after the 2nd WW when my grandparents with their eight children had very high emergency "aunt Elise from America" visite...
  • Emma Lauer (1838 - 1925)
    Birth record: Katholische Pfarrgemeinde Langenbrücken, Geburten 1838 No.54
  • Maria Kattarina Zeller (1725 - 1770)
    "John Zeller md. (2) 1746 to Maria Catherine Lauer, prob. dau. of Jacob Lauer, b. abt 1725 prob. in Berks co. and prob. d. abt 1770, prob. in Marion Twp. Children (Zeller) born in Tulpehocken, now Mari...
  • Maria Barbara Lauer (1723 - 1769)
    Updated from MyHeritage Family Trees via sister Anna Eva Hage (born Frey) by SmartCopy : Nov 12 2014, 18:32:58 UTC

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.