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Watrous Family History

Watrous Name Meaning
Altered form of English Waterhouse.

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

103,920 Historical Documents with Watrous on Ancestry.com
16,714 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
3,275 Military Records
982 Immigration Records
16,642 Census and Voter Lists
66,307 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Watrous Families

  • Number of Watrous families
     64 - 125
     22 - 63
     1 - 21
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Watrous families
     4 - 5
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Watrous families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Watrous census records

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Watrous Family Origin

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Watrous Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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

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Average Life Expectancy for Watrous

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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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Watrous Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Watrous census records

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Watrous Civil War Service Records

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