Nate Family History

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Nate Name Meaning

French: from a short form of the personal name Donat (Latin Donatus ‘given’).

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

Similar surnames: Pate, Mate, Nathe, Tate, Nale, Bate, Haye, Cage, Gatt, Onate

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Nate Family Origin

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Nate Family Occupations

What did your Nate ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Nate. 40% of Nate men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Contractor
  • Income
  • Spor Mak

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

Nate Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Nate. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nate 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 267 immigration records available for the last name Nate. 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 293 military records available for the last name Nate. For the veterans among your Nate ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nate Life Expectancy

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Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Nate life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Nate in 1960 was 39, and 89 in 2004.

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