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Yount Family History

Yount Name Meaning
French (Alsace): probably a French altered form of Dutch or German Janz or of German Jund, a metronymic from the female personal name Jutta. IGI, pwh.

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

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40,253 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
6,799 Military Records
579 Immigration Records
27,752 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Yount Families

  • Number of Yount families
     82 - 162
     28 - 81
     1 - 27
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Yount families
     6 - 10
     3 - 5
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Yount last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Yount Family Origin

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Yount Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Yount

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Yount Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Yount census records

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Yount Civil War Service Records

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