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Daoust Name Meaning

French: nickname, originally d’Avout, for someone who was born in the month of August (Old French auoust, from Latin (mensis) Augustus, from the name of the first Roman emperor), or who owed a feudal obligation to help with the harvest in that month.

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


Similar surnames: Faust, Dust, Dorst, Dault, Rouse, Gust, Kapusta, Baust, Douse, Brost

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Daoust Family Origin

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Daoust Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    19%
  • Farmer

    10%
  • School

    7%
  • Journalier

    4%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Daoust family was Journalier. Cultivateur, Farmer and School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Daoust. The most common Daoust occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 19% of Daoust's were Cultivateurs.

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Daoust Life Expectancy

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