De Pauw Family History

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De Pauw Name Meaning

Dutch: from pauw ‘peacock’ + the definite article de, a nickname for a proud or flamboyant person, or a habitational name for someone living at a house bearing the sign of a peacock.

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

Similar surnames: De Haan, De Valk, De Leeuw, De Paz, De Palo, De Hart, De Graw

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De Pauw Family Origin

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De Pauw Family Occupations

What did your De Pauw ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common De Pauw occupation in the USA was Laborer. 100% of De Pauw's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer


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

De Pauw Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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De Pauw Life Expectancy

What is the average De Pauw lifespan?

Between 1973 and 2000, in the United States, De Pauw life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for De Pauw in 1973 was 68, and 89 in 2000.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for De Pauw

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your De Pauw 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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