Houts Name Meaning

Dutch (van Houts): variant of Hout. Possibly also an altered spelling of German Hautz (see Houtz).

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

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Houts Family Origin

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Houts Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Houts family was Keeping House. Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Houts. The most common Houts occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Houts's were Farmers.

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Houts Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1952 and 2004, Houts life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Houts in 1952 was 47, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Houts

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