Outlaw Family History

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Outlaw Name Meaning

English: nickname from Middle English outlawe ‘outlaw’ (from Old Norse útlagi). (When a sentence of outlawry was passed on someone in the Middle Ages it meant that they no longer had the protection of the law.) According to Reaney and Wilson this was also occasionally used as a personal name; they cite the example of someone called Hutlage.

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


Similar surnames: Oatman, Cutler, Putman, Ludlow, Ulan, Ousley, Rutland, Gutman, Outman

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Outlaw Family Origin

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Outlaw Family Occupations

What did your Outlaw ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Laborer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Outlaw. 25% of Outlaw men worked as a Farmer and 8% of Outlaw women worked as a Laborer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Outlaw were Farm Laborer and Farm Laborer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    25%
  • Laborer
    19%
  • Farming
    5%
  • Farm Laborer
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    8%
  • Cook
    7%
  • Housewife
    7%
  • Farm Laborer
    6%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Outlaw Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 25,000 census records available for the last name Outlaw. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Outlaw 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 707 immigration records available for the last name Outlaw. 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 6,000 military records available for the last name Outlaw. For the veterans among your Outlaw ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Outlaw Life Expectancy

What is the average Outlaw lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Outlaw life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Outlaw in 1941 was 37, and 77 in 2004.

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