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Pau Family History

Pau Name Meaning
Dutch: nickname for a flamboyant or haughty man, from Dutch pauw ‘peacock’ (see De Pauw).Indian (Gujarat): Hindu (Lohana) name of unknown meaning.Chinese: variant of Bao.Catalan: from the personal name Pau, Catalan equivalent of Paul.

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

27,606 Historical Documents with Pau on Ancestry.com
14,475 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
3,343 Military Records
1,180 Immigration Records
5,875 Census and Voter Lists
2,733 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Pau Families

  • Number of Pau families
     3 - 4
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Pau families
     5 - 8
     2 - 4
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Pau last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Pau census records

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Pau Family Origin

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Pau Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Pau

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Pau Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Pau census records

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Pau Civil War Service Records

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