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Fouse Family History

Fouse Name Meaning
Altered spelling of French Fousse, a southern variant of Fosse.Americanized spelling of German Pfaus, a variant of Pfautz, a nickname for a self-important person.

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

31,727 Historical Documents with Fouse on Ancestry.com
6,936 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
937 Military Records
313 Immigration Records
5,067 Census and Voter Lists
18,474 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Fouse Families

  • Number of Fouse families
     29 - 55
     10 - 28
     1 - 9
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Fouse families
     4 - 6
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Fouse last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Fouse census records

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Fouse Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Fouse families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival, and destination.

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Fouse Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Fouse families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Fouse

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Fouse Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Fouse census records

Census records can offer a lot of little known facts about your Fouse ancestors, such as occupation.

Occupation can tell you about your ancestors' social status and economic status.

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Fouse Civil War Service Records

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You can find out if your ancestors came primarily from the North of the South.

Military records can tell you an ancestor's birthplace, occupation, and even physical description.

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