Daun Family History

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Daun Name Meaning

German: habitational name from Daun, a place in the Eifel region. Scottish (Aberdeenshire): variant of Don.

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

Similar surnames: Raun, Laun, Dann, Dahn, Cain, Zaun, Daul, Daut, Daub, Dau

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Daun Family Origin

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Daun Family Occupations

What did your Daun ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Daun occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Daun's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Daun family was Keeps House. Farmer, Basket Maker and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Daun.

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  • Farmer

  • Basket Maker

  • Keeping House

  • Keeps House


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

Daun Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Daun. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Daun 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Daun. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Daun. For the veterans among your Daun ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Daun Life Expectancy

What is the average Daun lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Daun life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Daun in 1958 was 69, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Daun

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Daun 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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