Claude Family History

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Claude Name Meaning

French: from a medieval personal name (Latin Claudius, a Roman family name derived from claudus ‘lame’) which was popular as a result of having been borne by a 7th-century saint, bishop of Besançon.

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


Similar surnames: Laude, Claudio, Cloud, Cade, Clare, Claus, Aude, Glade, Plude, Lande

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Claude Family Origin

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Claude Family Occupations

What did your Claude ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Claude occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Claude's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Claude. A less common occupation for the Claude family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Farming

    5%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Claude ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Claude Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Claude. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Claude 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Claude. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Claude. For the veterans among your Claude ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Claude Life Expectancy

What is the average Claude lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Claude life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Claude in 1956 was 39, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Claude

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Claude ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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