Hout Family History

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Hout Name Meaning

Dutch: topographic name for someone who lived in or by a wood or copse, Middle Dutch hout.

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

Similar surnames: Holt, Rout, Tout, Haut, Host, Hoos, Mount, Hoad, Hoar, Houx

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Hout Family Origin

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Hout Family Occupations

What did your Hout ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hout family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hout. The most common Hout occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Hout's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • Keeping House


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

Hout Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Hout. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hout 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 Hout. 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 5,000 military records available for the last name Hout. For the veterans among your Hout ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hout Life Expectancy

What is the average Hout lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Hout life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Hout in 1953 was 58, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hout

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hout 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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