Avant Name Meaning

English (Devon): variant spelling of Avent.

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


Similar surnames: Avants, Vant, Alan, Avary, Arand, Wyant, Gant, Van, Vint, Gavan

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Avant Family Origin

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Avant Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Avant occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Avant's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Avant family was Laborer. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Avant.

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Farm Laborer

    13%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    5%

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Avant Historical Records

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Avant Life Expectancy

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Between 1948 and 2004, Avant life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Avant in 1948 was 39, and 75 in 2004.

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