Houser Family History

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Houser Name Meaning

English: variant of House 1. Americanized spelling of German Hauser.

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

Similar surnames: Housel, Howser, Heuser, Housen, House, Hauser, Huser, Housey, Mouser

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Houser Family Origin

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Houser Family Occupations

What did your Houser ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Houser. 17% of Houser men worked as a Laborer and 9% of Houser women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Houser were Truck Driver and Stenographer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Salesman
  • Truck Driver

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Housekeeper
  • Teacher
  • Stenographer

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

Houser Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 84,000 census records available for the last name Houser. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Houser 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Houser. 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 18,000 military records available for the last name Houser. For the veterans among your Houser ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Houser Life Expectancy

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Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Houser life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1940, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Houser in 1940 was 34, and 75 in 2004.

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