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De Laet Name Meaning

Dutch: status name from Middle Dutch laet ‘retainer’, with the definite article de.

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


Similar surnames: De Hart, De Smet, De Raad, De Haas, De Waal, De Valk, De Witt

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Where is the De Laet family from?

You can see how De Laet families moved over time by selecting different census years. The De Laet family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there was 1 De Laet family living in Pennsylvania. This was 100% of all the recorded De Laet's in the USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of De Laet families in 1920.
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What did your De Laet ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

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

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What is the average De Laet lifespan?

Between 2000 and 2002, in the United States, De Laet life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for De Laet in 2000 was 84, and 85 in 2002.

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