Authement Family History

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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

Similar surnames: Arcement, Thelen, Catherine, Putman, Authier, Ament, Athmann, Clement

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Authement Family Origin

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Authement Family Occupations

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Authement Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Authement. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Authement census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 57 immigration records available for the last name Authement. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 308 military records available for the last name Authement. For the veterans among your Authement ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Authement Life Expectancy

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Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Authement life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Authement in 1954 was 48, and 82 in 2004.

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