Fouts Family History

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Fouts Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Pfautz, a nickname for a self-important person.

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

Similar surnames: Foutz, Pfouts, Fouse, Fauss, Couts, Folts, Faus, Fout, Houts, Fouch

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Fouts Family Origin

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Fouts Family Occupations

What did your Fouts ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fouts. The most common Fouts occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Fouts's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Fouts family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Fouts ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Fouts Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 24,000 census records available for the last name Fouts. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fouts 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 770 immigration records available for the last name Fouts. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 4,000 military records available for the last name Fouts. For the veterans among your Fouts ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Fouts Life Expectancy

What is the average Fouts lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Fouts life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Fouts in 1947 was 33, and 79 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fouts ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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