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Fouty Name Meaning

Swiss German: of uncertain origin; possibly a variant of Vogt.

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


Similar surnames: Leuty, Couts, Flury, Foit, Fout, Fauth, Fluty, Douty, Pfoutz, Forth

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Where is the Fouty family from?

You can see how Fouty families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Fouty family name was found in the USA, and the UK between 1840 and 1920. The most Fouty families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 2 Fouty families living in Ohio. This was about 50% of all the recorded Fouty's in USA. Ohio had the highest population of Fouty families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Fouty surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Fouty ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Mch Opr were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Fouty. 29% of Fouty men worked as a Farmer and 43% of Fouty women worked as a Mch Opr. Some less common occupations for Americans named Fouty were New Worker and Housework. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Farmer
    29%
  • Laborer
    22%
  • Labor
    10%
  • New Worker
    8%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Mch Opr
    43%
  • Housewife
    29%
  • Housework
    29%
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Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Fouty. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fouty census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 54 immigration records available for the last name Fouty. 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 Cards

There are 511 military records available for the last name Fouty. For the veterans among your Fouty ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Fouty lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Fouty life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Fouty in 1955 was 45, and 74 in 2004.

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