Authement Family History

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Authement Name Meaning

French: of uncertain origin. It may be an Alsatian name derived from a Frenchified form of German Hauptmann ‘captain’. This is a common Louisiana surname, dating from around 1800, when the first settlers arrived from Provence.

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

Similar surnames: Arcement, Thelen, Catherine, Putman, Authier, Ament, Athmann, Clement

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Authement Family Origin

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Authement Family Occupations

What did your Authement ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housework were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Authement. 17% of Authement men worked as a Laborer and 44% of Authement women worked as a Housework. Some less common occupations for Americans named Authement were Traveler and Assisstant Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Trawler
  • Fisherman
  • Traveler

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housework
  • Laborer
  • Seamstress
  • Assisstant Clerk

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Authement Historical Records

What Authement family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Authement. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Authement 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 57 immigration records available for the last name Authement. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 308 military records available for the last name Authement. For the veterans among your Authement ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Authement Life Expectancy

What is the average Authement lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Authement life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Authement in 1954 was 48, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Authement

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Authement 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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