Davault Family History

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Davault Name Meaning

French: topographic name for someone who lived downstream from the main settlement, from Old French aval ‘downstream’ (Latin ad vallem ‘towards the valley’, as opposed to ad montem (Old French amont) ‘towards the hill’, ‘upstream’).

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

Similar surnames: Devault, Dufault, Sault, Dussault, Denault, Lavalle, Gault, Favale

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Davault Family Origin

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Davault Family Occupations

What did your Davault ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Davault family was Keeping House. The most common Davault occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Davault's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Farm were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Davault.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Farm

  • Keeping House


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

Davault Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Davault. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Davault 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 31 immigration records available for the last name Davault. 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 529 military records available for the last name Davault. For the veterans among your Davault ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Davault Life Expectancy

What is the average Davault lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Davault life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Davault in 1952 was 60, and 72 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Davault 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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