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Houlton Family Origin

Where is the Houlton family from?

Houlton Family Occupations

What did your Houlton ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Houlton occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Houlton's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Houlton family was Farm. Farmer, Keeping House and Carries U.S. Mail were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Houlton.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Carries U.S. Mail

  • Farm


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

Houlton Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 15,000 census records available for the last name Houlton. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Houlton 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Houlton. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Houlton. For the veterans among your Houlton ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Houlton Life Expectancy

What is the average Houlton lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2003, in the United States, Houlton life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Houlton in 1957 was 50, and 69 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Houlton

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Houlton 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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