Laude Family History

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Laude Name Meaning

German and Dutch: perhaps from the Germanic personal name Ludo. Dutch: perhaps from a short form of the personal name G(e)laude, Claude. French: metonymic occupational name given to a singer or cantor who regularly sang the Lauds (Latin laudes ‘praises’), the second part of the divine office.

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

Similar surnames: Aude, Lause, Linde, Lande, Lade, Claude, Laut, Radde, Lau, Taube

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Laude Family Origin

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Laude Family Occupations

What did your Laude ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Laude occupation in the UK was Groom Servant (Dom). 33% of Laude's were Groom Servant (Dom)s. A less common occupation for the Laude family was Merchant. Groom Servant (Dom) and Hammer Driver were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Laude.

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  • Groom Servant (Dom)

  • Hammer Driver

  • Merchant


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

Laude Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Laude. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Laude 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 774 immigration records available for the last name Laude. 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 Laude. For the veterans among your Laude ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Laude Life Expectancy

What is the average Laude lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Laude life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Laude in 1956 was 36, and 86 in 2004.

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