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Daoust Family History

Daoust Name Meaning
French: nickname, originally d’Avout, for someone who was born in the month of August (Old French auoust, from Latin (mensis) Augustus, from the name of the first Roman emperor), or who owed a feudal obligation to help with the harvest in that month.

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

192,507 Historical Documents with Daoust on Ancestry.com
27,038 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,097 Military Records
1,149 Immigration Records
33,373 Census and Voter Lists
129,850 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Daoust Families

  • Number of Daoust families
     12 - 21
     5 - 11
     1 - 4
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Daoust families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Daoust last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Daoust Family Origin

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Daoust Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Daoust

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Daoust Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Daoust census records

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Military Service by Daoust

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