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Authement Family History

Authement Name Meaning
French: of uncertain origin. It may be an Alsatian name derived from a Frenchified form of German Hauptmann ‘captain’. This is a common Louisiana surname, dating from around 1800, when the first settlers arrived from Provence.

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

17,081 Historical Documents with Authement on Ancestry.com
2,249 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
297 Military Records
38 Immigration Records
1,162 Census and Voter Lists
13,335 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Authement Families

  • Number of Authement families
     24 - 46
     9 - 23
     1 - 8
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Authement families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Authement last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Authement census records

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Authement Family Origin

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Authement Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Authement

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Authement Family Occupations

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Military Service by Authement

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