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Outwater Name Meaning

Probably of Dutch origin, but unexplained. It may be a habitational name for someone who came from (uit) a place called Water, of which there are many in the Netherlands, or alternatively from a place named as the ‘outer water’.

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


Similar surnames: Atwater, Suttner, Goodwater, Hutter, Water, Bywater, Putter

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Outwater Family Origin

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Outwater Family Occupations

What did your Outwater ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Outwater. A less common occupation for the Outwater family was Tinsmith. The most common Outwater occupation in the USA was Farmer. 16% of Outwater's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    16%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Farming

    8%
  • Tinsmith

    8%

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

Outwater Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Outwater Life Expectancy

What is the average Outwater lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2003, in the United States, Outwater life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Outwater in 1954 was 49, and 64 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Outwater

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Outwater 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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