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

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  • Clerk

    25%
  • Brass Moulder

    13%
  • Hardware

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%

In 1881, the most common Date occupation in Canada was Clerk. 25% of Date's were Clerks. Clerk, Brass Moulder and Hardware were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Date. A less common occupation for the Date family was Laborer.

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Between 1955 and 2004, 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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