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Defauw Family History

Defauw Name Meaning

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

2,437 Historical Documents with Defauw on Ancestry.com
480 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
97 Military Records
138 Immigration Records
323 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Defauw Families

  • Number of Defauw families
     3 - 3
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Defauw last name
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Defauw last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Defauw census records

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Defauw Family Origin

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Defauw Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Defauw

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Defauw Family Occupations

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Military Service by Defauw

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