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Date Name Meaning

Indian (Maharashtra); pronounced as two syllables: Hindu (Brahman) name found among the Konkanasth Brahmans, from Sanskrit data ‘donor’. Japanese: habitational name from a place called Idate in Mutsu (now Aomori) prefecture. They were a great samurai family descended from the northern Fujiwara clan.

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


Similar surnames: Dave, Dale, Dada, Das, Dace, Dane, Plate, Tate, Pate, Mate

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Date Family Origin

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Date Family Occupations

What did your Date ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Date occupation in the UK was Farmer. 11% of Date's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Date family was Tailor. Farmer, Agricultural Labourer and Lodging House Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Date.

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  • Farmer

    11%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    8%
  • Lodging House Keeper

    4%
  • Tailor

    4%

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Date Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Date Life Expectancy

What is the average Date lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Date life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Date in 1955 was 51, and 84 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Date 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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