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Loos Family History

Loos Name Meaning
North German: habitational name from any of several places called Loose or Loosey.North German: from a short form of Nikolaus, German form of Nicholas.Dutch: nickname from the adjective loos ‘cunning’, ‘artful’, ‘guileful’.English: variant spelling of Loose.

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

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42,367 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
9,239 Military Records
5,483 Immigration Records
18,377 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Loos Families

  • Number of Loos families
     43 - 84
     15 - 42
     1 - 14
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Loos families
     8 - 14
     3 - 7
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Loos families
     3 - 2
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Loos Family Origin

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Loos Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Loos

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Loos Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Loos census records

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Loos Civil War Service Records

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