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Daut Family History

Daut Name Meaning

Dutch and German: from a much reduced short form of the personal name Diederik (see Dederick) (Dutch) or Dietrich (German).

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

Similar surnames: Dau, Laut, Lau, Haut, Daum, Gatt, Kast, Danz, Auth, Dade

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Where is the Daut family from?

You can see how Daut families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Daut family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Daut families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1840 there were 2 Daut families living in Indiana. This was about 50% of all the recorded Daut's in the USA. Indiana and 1 other state had the highest population of Daut families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Daut surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Daut ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Daut. 23% of Daut men worked as a Laborer and 30% of Daut women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Daut were Farming 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
  • Farmer
  • Truck Driver
  • Farming

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
  • Housework
  • Stenographer
  • Labor
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Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Daut. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Daut 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 396 immigration records available for the last name Daut. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Daut. For the veterans among your Daut ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Daut lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2003, in the United States, Daut life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Daut in 1962 was 74, and 78 in 2003.

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