Paulhus Family History

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Paulhus Name Meaning

French: from a fusion of the personal name Paul with the surname Hus, a topographic name of Norman origin, meaning ‘house’. Thus Jean-Paul Hus became Jean Paulhus. It is still found as Paul-Hus in Montreal.

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

Similar surnames: Pallas, Paulus, Paule, Melhus, Pawlus, Palos, Puls, Pauls, Paulos

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Paulhus Family Origin

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Paulhus Family Occupations

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In 1881, the most common Paulhus occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 35% of Paulhus's were Cultivateurs. Cultivateur, Farmer and Farmer'S Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Paulhus. A less common occupation for the Paulhus family was Son.

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  • Cultivateur

  • Farmer

  • Farmer'S Son

  • Son


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Paulhus Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Paulhus. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Paulhus 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 786 immigration records available for the last name Paulhus. 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 338 military records available for the last name Paulhus. For the veterans among your Paulhus ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Paulhus Life Expectancy

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Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Paulhus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Paulhus in 1958 was 57, and 81 in 2004.

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