Gaudin Family History

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Gaudin Name Meaning

French: from the Germanic personal name Waldo (from waldan ‘to govern’) or a derivative of gaut- ‘Goth’.

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

Similar surnames: Gaulin, Baudin, Gauvin, Gardin, Maurin, Bardin, Godin, Baudoin

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Gaudin Family Origin

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Gaudin Family Occupations

What did your Gaudin ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gaudin family was Planter. The most common Gaudin occupation in the USA was Laborer. 17% of Gaudin's were Laborers. Laborer, Keeping House and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gaudin.

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  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Farmer

  • Planter


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

Gaudin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Gaudin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gaudin 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 Gaudin. 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 Gaudin. For the veterans among your Gaudin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gaudin Life Expectancy

What is the average Gaudin lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Gaudin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Gaudin in 1957 was 84, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gaudin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gaudin 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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