Gaudet Family History

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Gaudet Name Meaning

French: from the Germanic personal name Waldo (from waldan ‘to govern’).

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


Similar surnames: Gaudin, Aude, Gamet, Garret, Laude, Gault, Gaubert, Goulet, Haidet

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Gaudet Family Origin

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Gaudet Family Occupations

What did your Gaudet ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, At Home and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gaudet. A less common occupation for the Gaudet family was Keeping House. The most common Gaudet occupation in the USA was Laborer. 23% of Gaudet's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    23%
  • At Home

    7%
  • Farmer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%

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

Gaudet Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Gaudet Life Expectancy

What is the average Gaudet lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Gaudet life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Gaudet in 1943 was 44, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gaudet

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gaudet 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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