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Aube Name Meaning

French (Aubé): from the Old French personal name Aube, a variant of Albert. This is a common surname in VT. English (of Norman origin): nickname from Old French aube, albe ‘white’ (i.e. blond), from Latin albus. Compare Albin.

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


Similar surnames: Aubel, Aude, Abbe, Duke, Dube, Taube, Alber, Hue, Aune, Kube

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Where is the Aube family from?

You can see how Aube families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Aube family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1880 and 1920. The most Aube families were found in Canada in 1911. In 1880 there were 17 Aube families living in New York. This was about 65% of all the recorded Aube's in the USA. New York had the highest population of Aube families in 1880.
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What did your Aube ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Aube. 27% of Aube men worked as a Laborer and 27% of Aube women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Aube were Machinist and Labor.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    27%
  • Farmer
    23%
  • Salesman
    8%
  • Machinist
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    27%
  • Clerk
    22%
  • Housekeeper
    22%
  • Labor
    11%
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Census Records

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Aube. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Aube census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Aube. 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 Cards

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Aube. For the veterans among your Aube ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Aube lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Aube life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Aube in 1951 was 23, and 81 in 2004.

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