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Liou Name Meaning

Chinese : variant of Liu 1. French: from the personal names Liaud or Lioud (from the Germanic elements liut ‘people’ + waldan ‘to rule’) or Lioux (from liut ‘people’ + wulf ‘wolf’).

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


Similar surnames: Lien, Liu, Litt, Lier, Lou, Lau, Sion, Lim, Lion, Liew

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Liou Family Origin

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Liou Family Occupations

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Liou Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Liou. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Liou 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Liou. 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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There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Liou. For the veterans among your Liou ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Liou Life Expectancy

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Between 1982 and 2004, in the United States, Liou life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Liou in 1982 was 74, and 57 in 2004.

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