Gaut Family History

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Gaut Name Meaning

English and French: variant of Gault.

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

Similar surnames: Galt, Gault, Gant, Gaunt, Gard, Want, Gau, Gut, Gast, Gaul

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Gaut Family Origin

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Gaut Family Occupations

What did your Gaut ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gaut. The most common Gaut occupation in the USA was Farmer. 54% of Gaut's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gaut family was Blacksmith.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Blacksmith


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

Gaut Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Gaut. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gaut 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 608 immigration records available for the last name Gaut. 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 Gaut. For the veterans among your Gaut ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gaut Life Expectancy

What is the average Gaut lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Gaut life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Gaut in 1956 was 39, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gaut

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gaut 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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