Louise Family History

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Louise Name Meaning

French: from the personal name Louise, feminine form of Louis.

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

Similar surnames: Louis, Lois, Louie, Guise, Luis, Moise, Lause, Rousse, Lose, Bloise

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Louise Family Origin

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Louise Family Occupations

What did your Louise ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Louise family was Candy Stand. Laborer, Keeping House and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Louise. The most common Louise occupation in the USA was Laborer. 19% of Louise's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Farmer

  • Candy Stand


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

Louise Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 21,000 census records available for the last name Louise. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Louise 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 6,000 immigration records available for the last name Louise. 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 775 military records available for the last name Louise. For the veterans among your Louise ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Louise Life Expectancy

What is the average Louise lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Louise life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1988, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Louise in 1961 was 63, and 66 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Louise 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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