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Poutre Name Meaning

French: apparently from medieval French poutre ‘young mare’, ‘filly’, though the reasons for its adoption as a surname are unclear. It is found chiefly in VT.

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


Similar surnames: Poitra, Motte, Oubre, Court, Petre, Poire, Route, Boutte, Couture

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Poutre Family Origin

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Poutre Family Occupations

What did your Poutre ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Bookeeper, Brick Maker and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Poutre. The most common Poutre occupation in the USA was Bookeeper. 20% of Poutre's were Bookeepers. A less common occupation for the Poutre family was Laborer.

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  • Bookeeper

    20%
  • Brick Maker

    20%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Laborer

    20%

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

Poutre Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Poutre Life Expectancy

What is the average Poutre lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Poutre life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Poutre in 1963 was 60, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Poutre

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Poutre 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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