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Loui Name Meaning

Possibly a respelling of French Louis or Loué, a nickname from Old French loé ‘famous’, ‘renowned’, or a habitational name from a place in Sarthe named Loué, from the Romano-Gallic estate name Laudiacum.

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


Similar surnames: Loud, Loup, Louis, Lou, Lodi, Look, Loi, Low, Lu, Poli

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Loui Family Origin

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Loui Family Occupations

What did your Loui ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Loui family was Painter. The most common Loui occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Loui's were Farmers. Farmer, Bee Keeper and Confecteiner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Loui.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Bee Keeper

    17%
  • Confecteiner

    17%
  • Painter

    17%

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

Loui Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Loui Life Expectancy

What is the average Loui lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Loui life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Loui in 1963 was 72, and 66 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Loui 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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