Dautel Family History

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Dautel Name Meaning

French: variant of Desautels. French: topographic name, with the preposition d(e), for someone who lived by a small church, from autel ‘altar’ (Latin altare). German: nickname from Swabian dautel ‘indecisive or clumsy man’. Dutch and North German: from a pet form of Daut.

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

Similar surnames: Mantel, Distel, Martel, Pantel, Dutil, Aubel, Daniel, Sauter, Dubel

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Dautel Family Origin

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Dautel Family Occupations

What did your Dautel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Dautel occupation in the USA was Conductor. 25% of Dautel's were Conductors. Conductor, Saloonist and Tin Smith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dautel. A less common occupation for the Dautel family was Tinsmith.

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  • Conductor

  • Saloonist

  • Tin Smith

  • Tinsmith


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Dautel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Dautel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dautel 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 348 immigration records available for the last name Dautel. 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 387 military records available for the last name Dautel. For the veterans among your Dautel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dautel Life Expectancy

What is the average Dautel lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Dautel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Dautel in 1962 was 81, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dautel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dautel 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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